Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaption

Resource for Theme 'Crosscutting Issues'

Social media guide for climate change practitioners in Africa


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Date of publication: 2012-08-21

Associated Organization: AfricaAdapt, International Livestock Research Institute

Themes: Crosscutting Issues

Regions: Africa



A guide to understanding various different types of social media, and their potential role in accessing and sharing knowledge on climate change adaptation in Africa. It offers practical advice on sharing, accessing and exchanging climate change knowledge from and about Africa, using social media. It is by no means exhaustive, but it is a good place to begin the journey of exploring social media. This guide is suitable for researchers, civil society practitioners or information intermediaries working on climate change in Africa as well as anyone with a particular interest in social media.

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