Climate change has been a very hot topic nowadays. From primary school students to the multinational assembly, we are talking the causes, effects and impacts of climate change everyday. Changing in general weather pattern, excessive rain and temperature, loss of biodiversity all supposed to be a impact of climate change which eventually putting the pressure on livelihood of people. But the poorest of the poor have been hit hard by those impacts.
So it also would be interesting to share some of my experiences regarding impacts of climate change in the daily livelihood of the Himalayan people. Everyone is agree that the climate change has been showing its impact all over the world. But the mountains and coastal areas are receiving its very rapid impact. Climate change has brought numerous unwanted environmental phenomena. The most prominent impacts in Himalayan region are rapid increase in temperature and excessive rainfall. In this post we are giving more emphasis on the effects of the excessive rainfall in the livelihood of Himalayan region of western Nepal.