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East African Climate Groups Help Fight the COVID-19 Crisis

  • adaptation finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • coronavirus
  • adaptation
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • local impacts
People wearing masks standing in line.
  • adaptation finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • coronavirus
  • adaptation
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • local impacts

INSIDER: What’s Your Benchmark? Using the GFW Climate Platform to Identify Clearer Targets

  • Forests
  • INSIDER
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Climate
  • REDD
  • Forests
  • INSIDER
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Climate
  • REDD
Insights

South Africa Pledges to Peak Its Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2025

  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • Climate
  • greenhouse gases
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
  • South Africa
  • UNFCCC
South Africa is the first country to apply a carbon budget approach to determine whether its INDC represents a fair share of global emission reductions. Photo by Lollie-Pop/Flickr.
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • Climate
  • greenhouse gases
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
  • South Africa
  • UNFCCC
Research

Going in the Right Direction?

Insights

Securing Rights for People and the Climate in Africa

  • Food
  • Forests
  • Equity
  • Finance
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Cameroon
  • carbon
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Way back to Lukolela  View on the way back to Lukolela, Democratic Republic of Congo.   Photo by Ollivier Girard for CIFOR   Center for International Forestry Research
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Equity
  • Finance
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Cameroon
  • carbon
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Insights

Food Security and Climate Change in Africa: A Question of Political Will

  • Food
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • food security
One-quarter of Africa’s projected food gap can be addressed by supporting a drive to achieve replacement level fertility by 2050. Better food security could be achieved by reducing food loss and waste. Photo Credit: Mark Jordahl/Flickr
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • food security
Insights

Lessons from South Africa: Mobilizing Investment in Renewable Energy

  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate investment funds
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • sustainable development
When it comes to renewable energy, South Africa has considerable, unrealized potential. Some estimate that wind power generation potential in South Africa could reach 80.54 TWh, which could be realized with an installed capacity of 30.6 GW. Photo credit: Lollie-Pop/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate investment funds
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • sustainable development
Insights

What Is the Role for Transformation in Adaptation?

  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • IPCC
  • vulnerability
Authors of a paper on transformational adaptation have deemed the development of wheat-resistant maize in Africa “transformative." Photo credit: WorldFish, Flickr 2012
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • IPCC
  • vulnerability

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