The main objective of this study was to see and analyze the perceptions of local communities regarding the changing climatic conditions and its effects on their livelihood including farming and livestock. It also highlighted the hazards they are prone to mainly floods and what the locals have adapted to minimize their losses against those hazards. A survey was conducted in three regions for which questionnaires were prepared and Focused group discussions were held by research associates.
The specific projects objectives were met by:
! Organizing and conducting workshop with stakeholders (government/ partner NGOs) in DIK, Karak and Chitral.
! Conducting Key Informant Interviews and Focus Group Discussions. The focus group discussion focused on the identification of community’s perceptions to climate change, their experience based farming knowledge and practices for adaptation to climate change.
Key Staff Engaged:
· Team leader
· Field Survey Expert
Name of Client:
- Inter Cooperation (IC) - Livelihoods Programme Hindu Kush (LPH)
Project Duration/ Timeline:
Approx. value of the contract:
- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa