Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaption

Project located in Ghana

  • Community-led response to climate change through communication, awareness creation and education

    Community-led response to climate change through communication, awareness creation and education

    Created by: admin | 2009-11-04 05:18

    Associated Organization: People’s Dialogue on Human Settlements

    Summary:

    Ghanaian slum dwellers have been heavily affected by climate change through growing risks of flooding, erosion, malnutrition, the declining availability of water. This project will educate slum residents on issues around climate change impacts, its mitigation, adaptation and management. It will also promote effective environmental management practices within slum communities.


  • Economywide impacts of climate change on agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa

    Created by: lakatosc | 2009-07-22 11:52

    Associated Organization: International Food Policy Research Institute

    Summary: This paper analyzes two possible climate change adaptation options for the region.


  • KMAfrica.com Knowledge Management Africa

    KMAfrica.com Knowledge Management Africa

    Created by: steveieb | 2009-07-13 07:13

    Associated Organization: Knowledge Management Africa www.kmafrica.com

    Summary: Knowledge Management Africa (www.KMAfrica.com) is a continental participatory network for Africa's Knowledge Management community.


  • Enchi youth promote climate change education/adaptation

    Created by: enchi-youth-parliament | 2009-06-12 12:57

    Associated Organization: Enchi Youth Parliament

    Summary: * DESPLAY (Democracy series, participation, learning and Active youth) mentoring * Youth in local governance /leadership community volunteer/service in health * climate change adaptation and mitigation *HIV/AIDS * Human rights * Child protection (Child labour prevention) *Education *Advocacy and partnership


  • Monitoring and Evaluation

    Monitoring and Evaluation

    Created by: admin | 2009-06-03 08:14

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: This page provides a space to discuss approaches to monitoring and evaluating adaptation initiatives. M&E tools and resources can also be shared here.


  • Disaster risk management

    Disaster risk management

    Created by: admin | 2009-06-03 08:10

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: This page provides a space to discuss the linkages between climate change adaptation and disaster risk management. Resources on the topic will be shared here.


  • Community-based adaptation

    Community-based adaptation

    Created by: admin | 2009-06-03 08:01

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: This page provides a forum to discuss particular approaches or lessons coming from community based adaptation initiatives and to share relevant resources.


  • Media and communication for climate change adaptation

    Media and communication for climate change adaptation

    Created by: admin | 2009-06-03 07:50

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: The importance of media in communicating issues on climate change adaptation is often mentioned, but not always engaged with to its fullest potential. This page provides a forum for resources and discussion on this issue.


  • AfricaAdapt

    Created by: blaneh | 2009-05-05 12:29

    Associated Organization: ENDA-TM, FARA, ICPAC, IDS

    Summary:

    AfricaAdapt is an independent bilingual (French/English) knowledge-sharing network focused exclusively on Africa.