Latest Good Practice Cases

Listed below are the good practice project cases, which can be divided into those that aim to mitigate or adapt to climate change. The advanced filters allow for more detailed searches. Readers can ‘rate’ cases according to how useful they found them for their particular work, share cases via facebook, twitter or email, contact the authors and/or project developers and start a discussion group regarding a particular project, experience or idea.
This was a 5 year, two phase, project implemented in climate sensitive communities in riverine Bangladesh. The objective of the first phase...
08-08-2014
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An insurance policy that combines an Islamic-compliant financial instrument with innovative use of satellite imagery was set up to...
07-08-2014
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This project aimed at enhancing the capacity of local people engaged in agriculture to adapt to climate variability and change through...
05-08-2014
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Coping with draught and climate change in Zimbabwe
The project designed a weather based index to assess the likely damage caused by poor rainfall and trigger insurance payout. Most of the...
27-06-2014
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Kilimo Salama is a weather based index insurance designed for Kenya and Rwanda farmers to help them insure their farm inputs against...
07-06-2014
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This pilot project was undertaken to assist the Namibian government devise and implement adaptation strategies for the predicted effects of...
06-06-2014
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CPP NAM: CCA
This long-term project (35 years) aims to maintain and increase native flora and fauna, improve the soil to reduce the risk of floods and...
17-05-2014
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The SWAMP project represents the first West African experience of participatory action research' regarding carbon quantification. This...
09-05-2014
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In response to the effects of climate change in Africa, more than 100 new drought-tolerant maize varieties and hybrids have been developed...
12-05-2014
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Over 5 million ha of degraded land in the Sahel have been restored through a practice known as ‘farmer-managed natural regeneration’,...
12-05-2014
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An insurance policy that combines an Islamic-compliant financial instrument with innovative use of satellite imagery was set up to...
07-08-2014
0
3,164
ILRI.jpg
This project aimed at enhancing the capacity of local people engaged in agriculture to adapt to climate variability and change through...
05-08-2014
0
8,083
Coping with draught and climate change in Zimbabwe
The project designed a weather based index to assess the likely damage caused by poor rainfall and trigger insurance payout. Most of the...
27-06-2014
0
3,323
Kilimo Salama is a weather based index insurance designed for Kenya and Rwanda farmers to help them insure their farm inputs against...
07-06-2014
0
4,530
This pilot project was undertaken to assist the Namibian government devise and implement adaptation strategies for the predicted effects of...
06-06-2014
0
3,766
CPP NAM: CCA
This long-term project (35 years) aims to maintain and increase native flora and fauna, improve the soil to reduce the risk of floods and...
17-05-2014
0
5,055
World Vision.JPG
The SWAMP project represents the first West African experience of participatory action research' regarding carbon quantification. This...
09-05-2014
0
3,306
PHOTO 5.jpg
In response to the effects of climate change in Africa, more than 100 new drought-tolerant maize varieties and hybrids have been developed...
12-05-2014
0
2,711
CGIAR.jpg
Over 5 million ha of degraded land in the Sahel have been restored through a practice known as ‘farmer-managed natural regeneration’,...
12-05-2014
0
2,933
CGIAR.jpg
Le projet SWAMP constitue la première expérience de recherche-action sur la quantification participative du carbone en Afrique de l’Ouest....
30-04-2014
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The programme was implemented to help increase capacity for adaption and mitigation of climate change and ensure the development and...
28-03-2014
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Bio Energy Resources Ltd (BERL) has created a sustainable biofuel sector in Malawi by using an outgrower production system. The project is...
17-03-2014
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The Environmental Programme, which is being implemented jointly by GIZ and KfW, aims at fostering the sustainable management of natural...
02-03-2014
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2,853
Madagascar GTZ
The project aimed at boosting energy production at the Ain Beni Mathar (ABM) gas-fired thermal and solar power plant to help meet...
27-02-2014
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3,967
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An effective public transportation system in fast growing cities of the global south such as Lagos may offer a potentially cost effective...
11-02-2014
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8,460
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Gazi Mangrove Project aims to enhance the productivity, stability, and functional integrity of mangrove ecosystems and fisheries production...
11-02-2014
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4,597
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BBCDC is a commercial and technical school located in a remote rural district of Lesotho that began operations in 1993 on barren land with...
03-02-2014
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Intensification of agriculture in Kabale, Uganda, led to erosion of the hill slopes, collapse of river banks and increased flooding. Local...
24-01-2014
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3,545
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The Buffelsdraai Landfill Site Community Reforestation Project was initiated in 2008 by the eThekwini Municipality in KwaZulu-Natal, South...
10-12-2013
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Briquette Care Africa is a partnership company which has been registered under Kenyan law, and is headquartered in the town of Voi. It is...
28-11-2013
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2,951