Africa on the run: can the opportunities from climate change spring the continent to transformative development?
The aim of CCDA is to present ClimDev-Africa partners as well as other stakeholders with a platform to share their programmes’ achievements as well as challenges they face on key climate change issues and seek new knowledge ...
Discussion leaders annotated papers on legislation = Documents annotes relatifs a la legislation
This paper is presents information on the Discussion leaders annotated papers on legislation, of the Seminar for lawyers on Development of Environmental Protection Legislation in the ECA region, held in Addis Ababa, from ...
Location and distribution of industrial and environmentally hazardous activities in relation to population and environmentally sensitive zones
For African countries, industrialization offers a way out of poverty, but a lack of clear-cut policies, concepts, methods and instruments governing the physical location, planning and design of industrial establishments ...
Report of the seminar for lawyers on development of environmental protection legislation in the ECA region
This paper focused on the report of seminar for lawyers on development of environmental protection legislation in the ECA region.
Réunion ad hoc du groupe des experts sur le renforcement des capacités des pays ouest-africains en économie verte en vue de l’atténuation des changements climatiques
Le document est sur la réunion ad hoc du groupe des experts sur le renforcement des capacités des pays ouest-africains en économie verte en vue de l’atténuation des changements climatiques.
Rapport sur les conclusions de la seizième conférence des parties à la convention cadre des Nations Unies sur les changements climatiques, tenue à Cancun (Mexique) et incidences pour l'Afrique
La seizième Conférence des Parties à la Convention-cadre des Nations Unies sur les changements climatiques (CCNUCC) et la réunion des Parties au Protocole de Kyoto se sont tenues à Cancún (Mexique) du 29 novembre au 11 ...
Financing climate change adaptation and mitigation in Africa: key issues and options for policy-makers and negotiators : policy brief
Financial support for mitigation and adaptation in developing countries is a ‘make or break’ component of a United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) agreement in Copenhagen in December 2009. In light ...
Private sector response to climate change
There is strong evidence from the scientific community that climate change will have a disproportionately major effect on socio-economic development in Africa. The average cost of climate change to African economies could ...
Science, technology, innovation and capacity building for addressing climate change
There is general agreement that Africa’s geographical location and low adaptive capacity make it very vulnerable to the effects of climate change. The continent has a relatively warm climate, poor soils and high variability ...
Developing national environmental standards for Africa
This ECA/ARSO Report on Developing National Environmental Standards in Africa (E/ECA/ENV/17) is a supporting document to the above mentioned report of the ECA/ARSO Expert Group Meeting, both of which will be distributed ...