Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaption

Project Overview

  • Sharing Community Knowledge of Climate Change through Oral Histories in Post-Conflict Angola

    Created by: devworks | 2010-04-30 10:53

    Associated Organization: Development Workshop Angola

    Summary: Sharing Community Knowledge of Climate Change through Oral Histories in Post-Conflict Angola


  • RADIO DRAMAS FOR STRENGTHENING THE CAPACITY OF SMALLHOLDER FARMERS TO ADAPT TO CLIMATE CHANGE

    RADIO DRAMAS FOR STRENGTHENING THE CAPACITY OF SMALLHOLDER FARMERS TO ADAPT TO CLIMATE CHANGE

    Created by: dataphido | 2010-04-28 13:41

    Associated Organization: African radio Drama Association (ARDA)

    Summary: The project will synergistically research and design a 26 episode radio drama series to address climate change issues and adaptation technologies researched by local partner scientists for the benefit of small holder farmers in northern Nigeria. The radio "soap operas" will be aired on selected popular radio stations in the region.


  • Supporting African Participation in the ICID 2010 Conference on Climate, Sustainability and Development

    Supporting African Participation in the ICID 2010 Conference on Climate, Sustainability and Development

    Created by: admin | 2010-03-26 09:37

    Associated Organization: Dewpoint; DFID

    Summary: To encourage participation in ICID 2010 from researchers and policy makers from Southern, Eastern and Western Africa a limited number of contributors will be funded by DFID to attend the conference in Brazil. Read on for information on how to apply (see Project Resources for all relevant documents).


  • Improving decision-making processes through climate change scenario generation in the Bunyala flood

    Improving decision-making processes through climate change scenario generation in the Bunyala flood

    Created by: moussa-na-abou | 2010-03-25 10:12

    Associated Organization: ENDA TM

    Summary: Crop losses are one of the biggest concerns of farmers, especially rice farmers in Bunyala. Climate change is locally not yet perceived as a major reason for crop failure. According to climate projections for Bunyala, the area is going to experience more flooding as a result of heavier rainfalls in the overall river basin. The community workshop was a framework of exploring what climate change is and what are the related challenges for rice production in Bunyala and for development in general.


  • Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts in Banjul-Gambia

    Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts in Banjul-Gambia

    Created by: flintdenton | 2010-03-18 03:54

    Associated Organization: ENDA

    Summary: Community-based adaptation to impacts of climate change in urban Half-Die Banjul, Gambia - coastal erosion, urban flooding and loss of livelihoods


  • IDRC Learning Forum: Seasonal Forecasts for Food Security in Africa

    IDRC Learning Forum: Seasonal Forecasts for Food Security in Africa

    Created by: admin | 2010-03-15 04:42

    Associated Organization: IDRC

    Summary: Final report and documentation from the first CCAA Learning forum: "Improving Accessibility and Usability of Climate Information for Increased Food Security in Africa"


  • Climate-related vulnerability and adaptive-capacity in Ethiopia’s Borana and Somali communities

    Created by: admin | 2010-03-11 07:31

    Associated Organization: Save the Children and CARE

    Summary: The purpose of this research is to undertake a comparative analysis of the climate-related vulnerability and adaptive capacity of Borana and Somali pastoralist communities in Ethiopia, how they have changed over time, and how they relate to climate change.


  • NarrAdapt

    NarrAdapt

    Created by: narradapt | 2010-03-05 10:24

    Associated Organization: Programme Adaptation aux changements climatiques en Afrique (ACCA)---- The Climate Change Adaptation in Africa (CCAA) program

    Summary:

    NarrAdapt, an online exchange space on collecting of testimonial narratives as data for monitoring and evaluation and for communication


  • Climate Change and Poverty Diagnosis Program 2010

    Created by: abibimman | 2010-02-24 10:31

    Associated Organization: Abibimman Foundation

    Summary: Ghana begin to experience the effects of climate change.On those already living in poverty in places like the Tema slums


  • AfricaAdapt @ the 4th CBA Conference/ à la 4ème conférence CBA

    AfricaAdapt @ the 4th CBA Conference/ à la 4ème conférence CBA

    Created by: admin | 2010-02-19 07:58

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: News and commentary from the 4th International Community Based Adaptation Conference in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (Feb. 21st-27th, 2010).


  • Evaluating adaptation

    Evaluating adaptation

    Created by: me-adaptation | 2010-02-18 08:18

    Associated Organization: IDRC, AFREA , UNECA, OSS Centre Régional Agrhymet

    Summary:

    A reflection on methods and tools to monitor and evaluate adaptation to climate change.


  • Climate Change and Development - Capacity Building in East Africa

    Created by: jouwertvangeene | 2010-02-11 22:04

    Associated Organization: Wageningen UR

    Summary: Capacity building programme including training, policy dialogue and action research. Implemented by Wageningen UR with local partners in East Africa.


  • AfricaAdapt newsletter - January 2012

    Created by: jnnam | 2010-01-01 14:04

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary:

    Summary of network news and events, and includes features of selected users, projects and topical issues.


  • French version only

    Created by: jnnam | 2010-01-01 10:24

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary:


  • Climate Frontline Africa

    Created by: williamgalvin | 2009-12-14 08:25

    Associated Organization: Farm Africa, Find Your Feet, Utviklingsfondet, Concern Universal and Self Help Africa.

    Summary: Climate Frontline - African Communities Adapting to Survive is a joint initiative between five international NGOs to document how climate change is affecting lives throughout Africa and how communities are adapting to it.


  • Bravos do Zambeze, Disaster Risk Reduction Radio

    Bravos do Zambeze, Disaster Risk Reduction Radio

    Created by: tgraham | 2009-12-07 04:09

    Associated Organization: CMFD (Community Media for Development) Productions

    Summary: Bravos do Zambeze (‘Zambezi Braves’) is a multi-faceted initiative that combines a high quality 26-episode radio drama with training for community radio journalists, in order to convey information around disaster risk reduction and build local capacity for reporting on disasters and climate change adaptation.


  • Africa Adapt at COP15

    Africa Adapt at COP15

    Created by: admin | 2009-12-04 09:27

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary:

    Daily updates from COP15 in Copenhagen.


  • AfricaAdapt Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund (2009)

    AfricaAdapt Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund (2009)

    Created by: admin | 2009-12-03 07:26

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary:

    Information on the winners of the AfricaAdapt Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund for 2009


  • Imagining and reuniting for adaptation

    Imagining and reuniting for adaptation

    Created by: admin | 2009-12-02 09:19

    Associated Organization: Association Tiflit

    Summary:

    This project seeks to create an audiovisual testimonial of the impacts of climate change on two Moroccan oases, drawing on the recollections of community elders and highlighting community efforts to adapt. The documentary will be produced using a participatory process ensuring the involvement of youth and women, and encouraging the sharing of experiences between different groups within the communities.


  • Using art, sports and culture in knowledge sharing for climate change adaptation in Togo

    Using art, sports and culture in knowledge sharing for climate change adaptation in Togo

    Created by: admin | 2009-12-02 09:06

    Associated Organization: Actions en Faveur de l’Homme et de la Nature (AFHON)

    Summary:

    This project aims to generate in Togo, the mobilization and engagement of art professionals, sports and culture around the theme of climate change adaptation for an extension of this problem.