Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaption

Most Active Projects

  • 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.


  • Special panels on gender and youth; Ethiopia; the Fellowship Programme; and agriculture & food security

    Created by: admin | 2011-03-10 08:31

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: There were four 'special panels' that were presented at the symposium, which cut across the main themes of the symposium. These were: Innovations in Agriculture and Food Security; Lessons from the African Climate Change Fellowship Programme; Case Studies from Ethiopia; Gender and Youth


  • Climate Airwaves

    Climate Airwaves

    Created by: admin | 2010-08-12 02:07

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt, Ghana Community Radio Network, World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters

    Summary:

    Engaging community radio in climate change adaptation research and advocacy in Africa. This project supports pioneering community radio stations in Ghana to share the latest climate change research with local policymakers and local communities, in formats that they can understand and use. Importantly, these radio stations will also be a platform for communities to share their valuable knowledge with each other and with others – giving a clearer picture of what women, men and children are already doing in their daily lives to adapt to a changing climate.


  • 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"


  • Links between adaptation, mitigation and low carbon, or “climate compatible” development

    Created by: admin | 2011-02-18 08:27

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: Nearly 200 researchers, civil society actors, donors, government officials, NGO practitioners and media specialists gathered in Addis Ababa to share and learn at this 3-day event. The keynote speaker for this theme is Dr. Fatima Denton (Program Leader, Climate Change Adaptation in Africa, IDRC).


  • New thinking on community-led responses: From local to global

    Created by: admin | 2011-02-18 08:34

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: Nearly 200 researchers, civil society actors, donors, government officials, NGO practitioners and media specialists gathered in Addis Ababa to share and learn at this 3-day event. The keynote speaker for this theme is Dr. Lindiwe Sibanda (CEO, Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network - FANRPARN).


  • The roles of media and intermediaries in translating, sharing, and advocating

    Created by: admin | 2011-02-18 08:30

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: Nearly 200 researchers, civil society actors, donors, government officials, NGO practitioners and media specialists gathered in Addis Ababa to share and learn at this 3-day event. The keynote speaker for this theme is Mr. Patrick Luganda (Chairman, Network of Climate Journalists of the Greater Horn of Africa).


  • 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


  • newsletter images

    Created by: admin | 2010-10-04 03:23

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: newsletter images


  • Roles of local and indigenous knowledge in addressing climate change

    Created by: admin | 2011-02-18 08:33

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: Nearly 200 researchers, civil society actors, donors, government officials, NGO practitioners and media specialists gathered in Addis Ababa to share and learn at this 3-day event.


  • National and International Policy - Linking Policy and Practice

    Created by: admin | 2011-02-18 08:22

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: Nearly 200 researchers, civil society actors, donors, government officials, NGO practitioners and media specialists gathered in Addis Ababa to share and learn at this 3-day event. The keynote speaker for this theme is Dr Youba Sokona (Coordinator, African Climate Policy Centre)


  • CCAA Learning Forum on Evaluating the Contribution of Climate Change Adaptation to Poverty Reduction

    CCAA Learning Forum on Evaluating the Contribution of Climate Change Adaptation to Poverty Reduction

    Created by: nathalie-beaulieu | 2010-11-01 08:56

    Associated Organization: CCAA program, supported by IDRC and DFID

    Summary:

    This page presents the documents prepared for, during and after the forum.


  • Linking African researchers with adaptation policy spaces

    Linking African researchers with adaptation policy spaces

    Created by: larson | 2009-06-03 03:19

    Associated Organization: IDS

    Summary: This project aims to increase the ability of CCAA programme partners in East Africa to understand climate change adaptation policy processes at local and national scales. The project will conduct policy focused case studies, create accessible tools, methods and conceptual approaches, and establish policy engagement strategies and mentoring relationships between PAR researchers and academic partners. In doing so, the project will draw extensively upon the existing understanding and experience of PAR researchers in policy engagement in both formal and informal policy spaces.


  • AfricaAdapt Climate Change Symposium 2011

    Created by: admin | 2010-11-23 08:22

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary: Nearly 200 researchers, civil society actors, donors, government officials, NGO practitioners and media specialists gathered in Addis Ababa to share and learn at this 3-day event. The presentations and extended abstracts for all papers from this exciting event can now be accessed here, via the Project Resources tab for each of the key symposium themes.


  • Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund 2010

    Created by: binetou | 2010-08-17 10:09

    Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt

    Summary:

    2nd Edition of the Knowledge Sharing Innovation Fund.


  • 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.


  • Communication for Sustainable Development Initiative (CSDI)

    Communication for Sustainable Development Initiative (CSDI)

    Created by: federica-matteoli | 2010-10-21 05:43

    Associated Organization: Food and Agriculture Organization

    Summary:

    The Communication for Sustainable Development Initiative – CSDI - is a FAO project supported by the Italian Ministry for Environment and the Territory that promotes the applications of communication strategies and approaches to climate change adaptation and food security. The project is strengthening and up scaling communication services in selected countries, making available suitable methods and tools at the international level through knowledge networks and partnerships.


  • Integrating indigenous knowledge in climate risk management in support of community based adaptation

    Integrating indigenous knowledge in climate risk management in support of community based adaptation

    Created by: blaneh | 2009-05-05 12:42

    Associated Organization: IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC)

    Summary: Researchers from ICPAC and Nganyi Community, Kenya will endeavor to integrate indigenous knowledge into scientific climate forecasts at the local level, where it can be used to enhance the resilience of communities vulnerable to climate change.


  • 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.


  • Knowledge sharing film on experiences of adapting to climate change

    Knowledge sharing film on experiences of adapting to climate change

    Created by: admin | 2009-12-02 08:59

    Associated Organization: Association des Femmes Peules Autochtones du Tchad (AFPAT)

    Summary:

    This initiative aims to disseminate information on climate change with theMbororo community and also promote the sharing of local knowledgewhich is significant for climate change adaptation.