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As of the 21 November 2013, SANBI has released the products of phase 1 of their Long-Term Adaptation Scenarios (LTAS) from climate change and research policy...
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The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) offers Internships graduates or University Students with the purpose to provide opportunities to acquire...
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The use of Renewable Energy Technologies has grown steadily for about two decades, it provides more than 6 million worldwide with investment of more than US$...
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The National Business Initiative (NBI) has announced the launch of the Private Sector Energy Efficiency (PSEE) project, aimed at encouraging all South African...
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The recently premium CSP Today Markets Report that analyses 8 markets and identifies the best opportunities for investors...
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The importance of education and public awareness on climate change has long been recognized. Within the UNFCCC, for instance, the recent Doha Programme on...
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Two announcements for doctoral scholarships in environmental economics at the Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, Germany, in...
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Nationally appropriate mitigation actions (NAMAs) are fast becoming the climate finance vehicle of choice to support developing countries in the transition to...
09-07-2013
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The African Development Bank (AfDB) is currently developing a program intended to build resilience to droughts and provide sustainable livelihoods in the...
08-07-2013
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At a high-level event with over 60 participants Uganda’s Minister of Water and Environment, H.E. Prof. Ephraim Kamuntu launched the National Strategy to...
05-07-2013
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At the third meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board in March 2013, Board members considered the different ways for developing countries to access...
26-06-2013
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The Climate Smart Agriculture team of the World Bank Institute recently conducted a pilot face-to-face course on 'Developing...
25-06-2013
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The Kenya Climate Innovation Center (CIC) provides holistic, country-driven support to accelerate the development, deployment and transfer of locally relevant...
24-06-2013
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With support from UNESCO, the International Institute for Environment and Development and Internews are working on a Guidebook for Climate Change Journalists...
21-06-2013
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Climate Change is hitting the lives the poor the most. Millions of people in poor countries especially in Asia Africa and Latin America lose part or most of...
19-06-2013
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Climate change projections Africa: Compares 2080-2099 to 1980-1999
COMESA, EAC, SADCA and the UNFCCC oganised a workshop in Nairobi, Kenya, from 23-27 July 2012, aimed at boosting the capacity of 11 African countries to access...
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Expert opinion: African countries need to present convincing arguments and successful adaptation projects to attract competitive funding for adjusting to...
31-07-2012
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The construction of the most ambitious geothermal project in Kenya will help ensure sufficient power supply in the country, while reducing the cost of...
27-07-2012
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ACCESS is a Department of Science...
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This full time one-year taught Master’s course provides interdisciplinary training in climate change and sustainable development, with a purposeful focus on...
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