Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaption

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  • AfricaAdapt Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund 1st Call of proposals: Shortlisted projects

    binetou | 2009-09-01 09:15

    The AfricaAdapt Team is delighted to announce that 30 projects have been short-listed for the Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund. The committee set up to assess the 467 proposals received against the criteria outlined in the call and have selected 30 initiatives. The breadth and creativity of the short-listed projects demonstrate ... [ read more ]

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  • Innovation Fund shortlist out in September

    binetou | 2009-08-25 08:11

    The AfricaAdapt Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund is a great success, we received over 400 applications ! We thank all the organisations and individuals for sharing their innovative ideas. However, due to the overwhelming number of applications, we will only be able to inform you of the status of your application ... [ read more ]

  • Call for applications: Increasing African participation in adaptation events

    blaneh | 2009-08-16 09:27

    The purpose of the Climate Change Adaptation in Africa (CCAA) research and capacity development program is to significantly improve the capacity of African countries to adapt to climate change in ways that benefit the most vulnerable. Increasing the participation of African stakeholders in international meetings and conferences on climate change ... [ read more ]

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  • AfricaAdapt resources elsewhere on the web

    blaneh | 2009-07-21 09:21

    We encourage network members to visit the other AfricaAdapt pages that we have developed on the web. We have a page on Delicious (click here) containing over 150 annotated web resources on knowledge sharing and climate change adaptation. We also have a YouTube (click here) page featuring videos ... [ read more ]

  • AfricaAdapt Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund applications now available

    blaneh | 2009-06-24 04:32

    The Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund will offer grants of up to US$10.000 to projects that seek to overcome barriers to sharing knowledge with ’hard to reach’ or marginalised African communities. These barriers may be related to language, access to information and marginalisation due to gender or disability. Theatre performances, songs, ... [ read more ]

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  • AfricaAdapt Event at the Bonn UN Climate Change Talks

    admin | 2009-01-01 00:00

    AfricaAdapt will be hosting a side event at the UN Climate Change Talks in Bonn, Germany on June 8. The event, entitled ‘Strengthening knowledge sharing on climate change adaptation in Africa’, will feature an open dialogue on the challenges of sharing knowledge on climate change adaptation across key stakeholder groups ... [ read more ]

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  • AfricaAdapt holds network launch

    admin | 2009-01-01 00:00

    May 2009 saw the launch of the AfricaAdapt Network, with events held in Abidjan and Grand Bassam, Cote d’Ivoire, as well as Mombasa, Kenya. During these events AfricaAdapt representatives introduced the network to researchers and media representatives from across Africa, and were pleased to hear their enthusiastic response.

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