Publications

In this section you will find a diverse range of sources, including scientific publications, country reports, books, slide presentations, among others.
The IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report: What’s in it for Africa? distils the richest material on climate impacts and trends in Africa, and African experiences in...
15-09-2014
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Rural communities in Africa typically rely on rain-fed agriculture and employ a suite of natural indictors to forecast rainfall. In this study Kijazi and co-...
15-09-2014
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An understanding of the drivers of implementation of climate-adaptive action by smallholder farmers is important for increasing adaptive capacity. Using...
15-09-2014
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Mixed cropping systems in Tanzania
This paper synthesises indigenous knowledge case studies from sub-Saharan Africa. The authors examine whether the traditional practices contribute to the...
15-09-2014
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What’s in it for Africa presents key findings from the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) for Africa. The report extracts Africa-specific data, trends and...
15-08-2014
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The industrial sectors is responsible for a large share of GHG worldwide, and more so in the industrialised countries and economies in transition, the...
14-08-2014
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The study examines farmer adaptation strategies to climate change in Southern Africa based on a cross-section database of three countries (South Africa, Zambia...
14-08-2014
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Identifying, respecting, and advancing rights associated with forest resources can help ensure effective, efficient, and equitable implementation of efforts to...
04-08-2014
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This report provides a summary of the joint meeting on available tools for the use of indigenous and traditional knowledge and practices for adaptation, needs...
04-08-2014
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This report provides an analysis of the three most important factors on the energy architecture of a number of countries around the world, this has been done...
04-08-2014
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The study examines farmer adaptation strategies to climate change in Southern Africa based on a cross-section database of three countries (South Africa, Zambia...
14-08-2014
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2,960
FCMC logo.jpg
Identifying, respecting, and advancing rights associated with forest resources can help ensure effective, efficient, and equitable implementation of efforts to...
04-08-2014
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2,424
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This report provides a summary of the joint meeting on available tools for the use of indigenous and traditional knowledge and practices for adaptation, needs...
04-08-2014
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This report provides an analysis of the three most important factors on the energy architecture of a number of countries around the world, this has been done...
04-08-2014
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The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) released a report on the water, food and energy nexus. The report explains how meeting the world...
04-08-2014
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Disaster Risk Management ODI 2013
In recent years the increasing propensity for disasters and the failure of existing development frameworks and policies to reduce the impact of disasters on...
04-08-2014
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SEA Change Report
This report represents a synthesis and summary of frameworks for the monitoring and evaluation (M...
04-08-2014
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Common property arrangements govern the subsistence harvest of berries in the Gwich’in region of the Northwest Territories, Canada. Some of these arrangements...
31-07-2014
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This article describes the indigenous knowledge (IK) that agro-pastoralists in larger Makueni District, Kenya hold and how they use it to monitor, mitigate and...
31-07-2014
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Energy savings contributes to energy security, green house mitigation and energy access. Several countries around the world have promoted and implemented...
14-07-2014
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Scientific evidence for global environmental change in Africa presents a prima facia case for increased human migration and displacement. Closer scrutiny of...
11-04-2014
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The paper summarises the present urbanization and urban policy trends in Africa, its key challenges, and how some innovative urban development planning...
10-04-2014
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Sub-Saharan African countries need to increase energy supply urgently to support economic growth and increase energy access. Experts estimate that Sub-Saharan...
09-04-2014
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Energy access, energy security and climate change are hot topics in Africa. This presentation summarises the most important present future energy needs and...
08-04-2014
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Integrating meteorological and indigenous knowledge-based seasonal climate forec
Reducing the impact of climate variability and change on food production and livelihoods may be achieved by using available climate information to anticipate...
07-04-2014
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This report from the UN Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation (UN-REDD) presents four cases including the Democratic Republic of the...
07-04-2014
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The Regional Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), the Canary Islands Institute of Technology (ITC) and Casa África would like to thank...
04-04-2014
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The Long Hedge
The book from Jason West presents how climate change impacts affect business in different forms depending on the company, industry and location. Therefore, the...
31-03-2014
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World’s poorest countries are likely to be most affected by climate change, especially the poor and marginalized communities yet it is these poor countries...
18-03-2014
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Climate changes, especially increased variability affect landscapes, human livelihoods and trees in many ways. Both people and trees can adapt to change but...
17-03-2014
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