BTO CBA11, NAP Expo and Climate Focal Points and Partners Meeting 2017

The 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) to climate change took place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-29 June 2017 with over 300 practitioners, policymakers, planners and donors working on community-based adaptation at all levels and scales. The UNFCCC-LEG organised a Regional NAP Expo 1 day session which together CBA sessions will be used to inform the new UNFCCC paper on Vulnerable Communities, Groups and Ecosystems which the LEG is mandated to prepare for the Conference of Parties.The Least Developed Countries Universities Consortium for Climate Change (LUCCC) was launched during CBA11 and integrates universities from 10 countries including Tanzania, Mozambique, Uganda and Ethiopia. A Climate Focal Points and Partners meeting included 41 participants and validated the Briefing on Small Holder Farming and Climate Resilient Agriculture, Climate and Social Protection Brief and provided initial input for a brief on Gender and Climate.