Clean Energy Nepal is implementing a project entitled “Building Resilience and Climate Adaptive Planning in Urban Centers of Nepal” in two municipalities of Mid-Western Nepal. The Main objective of the project is; urban centers of Nepal become people-centered and resilient to climate extremes and disasters. The project is being piloted in Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolitan City of Banke district and Birendranager Municipality of Surkhet district. CEN not only serves as a project partner but is a Consortium member since the design of the project concept and assisting technical aspects of the project implementation and deliverables. CEN is implementing the activities of the project that has targeted four major outputs through 8 different milestones throughout the 30 months period starting from May, 2016. Currently we are at the sixth milestone while continuing several activities under previous milestones.CEN is responsible for technical guidance related to activities focusing on climate change, its impacts, adaptation, mitigation, vulnerability and risk assessment and generation of unique concepts of eco-entrepreneurship and community resilience through formation of Women Empowerment Centers (WECs). This project has been so designed that the vulnerable groups and the communities identified through vulnerability assessment conducted in every wards of the municipalities were capacitated and empowered towards eco-entrepreneurship and resilience. The sustainability of the eco-entrepreneurship and business continuity plans has been tied-up with relevant organizations like municipalities, FNCCI and household and small cottage industries, CTEVT etc. It is in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) such as Climate Action, No Poverty, Gender Equality, and Resilience Cities etc.
Activities and Services Led by CEN: