Publications

You can find here a list of publication on global and regional climate change, agriculture, natural resources policies. A summary and links to each publication are provided.
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This revised manual provides guidance on conducting Participatory Monitoring, Evaluation, Reflection and Learning in community-based adaptation (CBA...
21-09-2014
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The Adaptation Learning Programme of Care in Ghana worked with two District Assemblies Northern Ghana to develop a model for integrating community...
21-09-2014
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The case presented in Rwanda is the National Domestic Biogas Programme (NDBP) developed by the Ministry of Infrastructure and SNV. SNV and NDBP...
20-09-2014
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SNV Country guidelines for REDD+
These guidelines provide a framework to support a country-led safeguards approach (CSA). The CSA guidelines aim to assist countries in determining...
20-09-2014
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This report provides an overview of the current state of play in the debate over a carbon tax in South Africa. It builds on technical work that has...
20-09-2014
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This report presents the current situation of Mali where relatively abundant water resources are concentrated along the Niger and Senegal Rivers, and...
20-09-2014
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Conflict, climate change and politics
This paper uses three case studies to look at the role of political analysis in analysis of climate change impacts. The case on East Africa explores...
20-09-2014
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This paper presents the political, economic, and demographic setting relevant to stability and instability for Niger and Burkina Faso. The report...
20-09-2014
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This paper presents two case studies that look at climate-conflict linkages in large urban areas in West Africa. For each city, the political,...
19-09-2014
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The transport sector is an important contributor of GHG emissions worldwide, at the same time it is vital for economic development. In South Africa...
17-09-2014
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This paper presents the political, economic, and demographic setting relevant to stability and instability for Niger and Burkina Faso. The report...
20-09-2014
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1,664
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This paper presents two case studies that look at climate-conflict linkages in large urban areas in West Africa. For each city, the political,...
19-09-2014
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1,613
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The transport sector is an important contributor of GHG emissions worldwide, at the same time it is vital for economic development. In South Africa...
17-09-2014
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2,168
Climate change is already present and it is affecting the lives of the poor the most. It is paramount that the SDG to be agreed in 2015 tackles by...
15-09-2014
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The IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report: What’s in it for Africa? distils the richest material on climate impacts and trends in Africa, and African...
15-09-2014
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2,139
Mixed cropping systems in Tanzania
This paper synthesises indigenous knowledge case studies from sub-Saharan Africa. The authors examine whether the traditional practices contribute to...
15-09-2014
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Focusing on the Southern African Development Community (SADC), this paper looks at energy-related GHG emissions; the energy sector as climate change...
15-09-2014
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What’s in it for Africa presents key findings from the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) for Africa. The report extracts Africa-specific data,...
15-08-2014
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The industrial sectors is responsible for a large share of GHG worldwide, and more so in the industrialised countries and economies in transition,...
14-08-2014
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The South African National Coastal Management Programme (NCMP) is a working document which aims to support the sustainable management of the coastal...
11-08-2014
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This paper presents recent findings on how agroforestry as a sustainable practice helps to achieve both mitigation and adaptation objectives while...
13-06-2014
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Africa needs to increase energy supplies across the continent to allow growth and well for its increasing population. As a first step to improving...
27-05-2014
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This report analyses the current status of the agriculture, land-use and land-use change sectors under the United Nations Framework Convention on...
17-05-2014
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Africa is the most urbanizing region in the world where ½ of the population lives in urban areas (UN-Habitat 2008). African countries have...
07-05-2014
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Strategy document of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP) regarding energy cooperation between Africa and Europe. The AEEP was launched in Lisbon...
10-04-2014
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Energy access, energy security and climate change are hot topics in Africa. This presentation summarises the most important present future energy...
08-04-2014
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2,162
Integrating meteorological and indigenous knowledge-based seasonal climate forec
Reducing the impact of climate variability and change on food production and livelihoods may be achieved by using available climate information to...
07-04-2014
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This report from the UN Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation (UN-REDD) presents four cases including the Democratic...
07-04-2014
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The Long Hedge
The book from Jason West presents how climate change impacts affect business in different forms depending on the company, industry and location....
31-03-2014
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The paper undertakes a quantitative analysis of the current African CDM pipeline and then looks at the status of support measures for the CDM in...
06-03-2014
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