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.
The overall objective of the Govuro Coastal Zone Project (GCZP) was to promote the integration of climate change adaptation and disaster...
11-06-2012
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The Cabeólica wind project is one of the first commercial-scale, privately financed, public private partnership (PPP) wind farm in Sub-...
27-07-2012
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Since 2006, Ethiopian NGO Gaia Association has implemented the project Ethanol Stoves and Fuel Distribution in UNHCR Refugee Camps in...
11-05-2012
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This case is intended to inspire organisations and institutions to address the impacts of climate change in their existing...
03-10-2014
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Catalyze Accelerated Agricultural Intensification for Social and Environmental Stability (CATALIST) was a project funded by the...
29-09-2014
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Mobilization and capacity building for small and medium scale enterprises involved in the production and commercialization of non-wood...
26-09-2014
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6,436
The Talensi district in Northeastern Ghana is located within a semi-arid zone that has been experiencing erratic rainfall and receding...
19-09-2014
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The project overall aim was to enable Ghana to reduce the vulnerability of coastal zone, agriculture, rural livelihoods and human health to...
05-09-2014
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Here we discuss one of the most successful projects implemented at ICPAC, funded by the Rockefeller Foundation which aims at contributing...
02-09-2014
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The City of Johannesburg is implementing a Bus rapid Transport system called Rea Vaya and currently has 120 km of a final 330 km up and...
23-08-2014
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Rea Vaya at the Wits stop
This case study summarizes the experience of installing and scaling-up biogas units in order to mitigate the degradation and deforestation...
18-08-2014
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Access to high-quality weather and climate information is low in many rural regions of sub-Saharan Africa. Where such information is...
13-08-2014
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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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Catalyze Accelerated Agricultural Intensification for Social and Environmental Stability (CATALIST) was a project funded by the...
29-09-2014
0
4,694
Mobilization and capacity building for small and medium scale enterprises involved in the production and commercialization of non-wood...
26-09-2014
0
6,436
The Talensi district in Northeastern Ghana is located within a semi-arid zone that has been experiencing erratic rainfall and receding...
19-09-2014
0
8,882
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The Mariannhill Landfill opened in 1997, was awarded National Conservancy status in 2002, and registered as a Clean Development Mechanism...
10-09-2014
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Ariel photograph of the extent of the Mariannhill Landfill Conservancy
The City of Johannesburg is implementing a Bus rapid Transport system called Rea Vaya and currently has 120 km of a final 330 km up and...
23-08-2014
0
9,356
Rea Vaya at the Wits stop
This case study summarizes the experience of installing and scaling-up biogas units in order to mitigate the degradation and deforestation...
18-08-2014
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5,573
Picture 1_Biogas’ infrastructure (digester container and handwheel)
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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4,626
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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5,157
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Energy security and energy access are two important issues in Ghana. This project aims at contributing to energy security by reducing...
17-04-2014
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Spekboom is a succulent tree that is dominant in some types of semi-arid Subtropical Thicket vegetation found in the Eastern Cape, South...
04-04-2014
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7,969