At the end of the month of october 2020 during a press conference attended by national and local media, ICC professionals presented information on communities of the southern coast at risk. In order to provide a follow-up to this activity, the municipality of La Gomera, Escuintla, requested the support of ...
February 18, 2021Divulgacion
The Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC) with the financial support of the project "Promoting Sustainable and Resilient Territories in Landscapes of the Central Volcanic Chain of Guatemala” of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), initiates the planning of 6 river watersheds and implementation of landscape management tools in ...
February 15, 2021Divulgacion
With the purpose of contributing to the reduction of child malnutrition in communities and municipalities of the department of Sololá in Guatemala, an area with high and very high levels of nutritional vulnerability, the Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC), executes a project, that seeks to implement climate change ...
February 5, 2021Divulgacion
The Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC) is going to have 4 regional nurseries located in Suchitepéquez, Escuintla, Chimaltenango and Chiquimulilla. It will also provide supplies and technical advice to 46 other municipal and communitary nurseries in the region. The operations for the production of plants in the regional nurseries ...
January 28, 2021Divulgacion
On January 22, 2021, staff from the Disaster Risk Management Programm (GdR) of the Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC), received a visit from members of the Transmission Department of the National Coordination for Disaster Reduction (CONRED), as part of the inter-institutional coordination with the Executive Secretariat and of ...
January 25, 2021Divulgacion
For the fifth consecutive year, the Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC) continues to generate technical-scientific information on water resources in the region, with the purpose of promoting actions for rational water use and restoration. In order to get to know the actions that the ICC carries out in the ...
January 18, 2021Divulgacion
The authorities of the National Secretariat of Science and Technology (Senacyt) of Guatemala paid an official visit to the Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC). During their stay they got to know the actions that the ICC carries out for the mitigation and adaptation to Cliimate Change in Guatemala ...
January 15, 2021Divulgacion
The Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC) in coordination with the Association of Farmers and Protectors of the Shores of the Nueva Concepción Rivers (ASOBORDAS) and the Municipality of Nueva Concepción – Escuintla, released 2,500 fingerlings (juvenile fishes) of native species of fishes (“tusa”, “balcera” and “prieta”) in the ...
December 22, 2020Divulgacion
Due to the economic impact of natural disasters on the Public and Private sectors, the Coordination Center for Natural Disaster Prevention in Central America and the Dominican Republic (Centro de Coordinación para la Prevención de los Desastres en América Central y República Dominicana CEPREDENAC) and the Central American Integration System ...
December 18, 2020Divulgacion
As part of the celebration of the World Soil Day (December 5th), ICC joined the Guatemalan Alliance for Soil Management (Alianza Guatemalteca por el Manejo de los Suelos), which seeks to unite efforts and create synergies for the conservation and sustainable management of soils in the country. In some areas of ...
December 4, 2020Divulgacion