Ethiopia is largely dependent on rain-fed agriculture.
Because climate change affects vulnerability, the way in which a country manages its climate risks is inextricably entwined with its ability to achieve development.
Many pastoralist communities in East Africa experience persistent poverty, social and political marginalisation, land degradation and conflict (although experiences vary widely both within and betw
Ethiopia intends to limit its net greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in 2030 to 145 Mt CO2e or lower.
As discuss at the Regional Meeting on Integrating Climate Change into Development Programming Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 10-13 June, 2014, and confirmed at the follow-up regional workshop in Zambia,
The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, and its flagship project The New Climate Economy, were set
Irish Aid staff from country programmes and HQ, together with representatives of partner organisations and IIED facilitators met in Dar es Salaam for a regional Climate Change and Development Learn
How the local speak louder to the national and global!
Lusaka, Zambia, 19-21 August, 2014
There is scientific agreement in the latest report from the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC): anthropogenic climate change is already occurring and even if greenhouse gas concentra