On-going Projects of the HiCCDRC

Water Resource Research and Development Centre (WRRDC)

Yunnan University

Past Projects of the HiCCDRC

Case Studies of impacts of Climate Change on Hydrological regime in Nepal, India and Afghanistan (SAWI ADD-SGP Project, ICIMOD)

funded by Multi International Organizations

Duration: March 2012 to February 2013

A Pre-Feasibility Study for Developing a Design for a Community-Based EWS for Tsho Rolpa Glacial Lake, Dolakha; study is a support to the ProDoc of GLOF Risk Reduction in Nepal-GEF-UNDP-MoEST

Funded by: ADAPT Asia-Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand (Climate change adaptation fund through USAID)

Duration: May to July 2012

Characteristics and mechanism of the extreme climate events under the climate change background

Funded by the Ministry of Science and Technology, China

Duration: May 2012 to April 2014.

Establishing a collaborative assessment of the impacts of climate change on the hydrological regime of the Langtang River Basin, central Nepal

PEER Project, National Academy of Sciences funded by USAID

Duration: June 2012 to May 2014.

Capacity building through training workshops on Himalayan glaciology and glacio-hydrological modelling, Himalayan University Consortium Seed Grant Project

funded by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Duration: 1 Year (November 2015 – November 2016)

University of Colorado, National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
University funded by USAID

Duration: 6.5 Years (April 2012 to September 2018)

Water in South Asia: Impacts of Climate Change and Variability (WASIACLIVAR)
Himalayan University Consortium Seedling Grant Project

funded by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Duration: 9 months (August 2017 – April 2018)

Monitoring and assessments of changes in Glaciers, Snow and Glacio-hydrology in the Hindu Kush – Himalayas with a special focus on strengthening the capacity of Nepalese organizations (The HKH Cryosphere Monitoring Project; CMP)

funded by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Royal Norwegian Government in collaboration with Water and Energy Commission Secretariat, Govt. of Nepal (WECS/GoN), Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, Govt. of Nepal (DHM/GoN), Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu (TU), Kathmandu University (KU) implemented by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Duration: 8 Years (August 2011-August 2019)