Africa Climate Talks (ACT!) : Democratizing global climate change governance and building an African consensus towards COP21 and beyond
The Africa Climate Talks aim to engage Africans from all spheres of life in the lead up to COP 21, which will be held in Paris from 30 November to 11 December 2015; to stimulate a wide-ranging discourse informed by the ...
Small Island developing States, least developed countries and landlocked developing countries
This document focuses on Small Island developing States, least developed countries and landlocked developing countries at Ninth session of the Committee on Sustainable Development and the Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable ...
Climate financing : implications for Africa’s transformation
To date, all global assessments have concurred that Africa is the Earth’s most vulnerable region to climate change. The severity of Africa’s vulnerability to climate change was confirmed by the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report. ...
African women in artisanal and small-scale mining
Many studies into the mining sector have described how masculine the industry is. However, this Special Report highlights the significant, yet chronically underreported major role African women play in the sector, more so ...
The ClimDev-Africa programme quarterly report January - March 2015
Convening the Climate for Development in Africa (ClimDev-Africa) Steering Committee meeting in May 2015 implies that significant activities have already been undertaken by the program during the first quarter of 2015. This ...
Harnessing innovations, technologies and management of Africa’s natural resources for transformation: strategic approaches, results, challenges and opportunities
This document focuses on Harnessing innovations, technologies and management of Africa’s natural resources for transformation: strategic approaches, results, challenges and opportunities. The Special Initiatives Division ...
Policy brief the interface of REDD+ and INDCs in the new Climate agreement implication for Africa
This briefing policy outlines focuses on the Interface of REDD+ and INDCs in the New Climate Agreement: Implications for Africa.
ClimDev-Africa monitoring framework evaluation approach from inception to implementation
The ClimDev-Africa Programme is an initiative of the African Union Commission (AUC), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB). It is mandated at the highest level ...
Statement of major groups and other stakeholders to the Africa regional forum on sustainable development
The aim of the workshop was to equip the African representatives with the capacity and information they need to engage in the post-2015 development processes and to coordinate inputs into the High-level Political Forum.
Piloting innovative solutions for climate information services delivery in Africa: sessons learnt, Best practices and scaling Up results of ClimDev-Africa Phase I
This event will discuss the implementation of the ClimDev-Africa Phase I activities focusing on the piloting of innovative solutions for climate information and climate information services delivery. It will begin with ...