11th Community Based Adaptation (CBA) Conference on ‘'Harnessing Natural Resources and Ecosystems for Adaptation'; Hotel Royal Suites, Kampala, Uganda
The global community is tasked with ending poverty and enabling sustainable development while tackling the climate crisis .
Access to energy can help communities increase the productivity of their labor, earn more income, use household time more efficiently and enhance access to health, education and water.
More than a billion people around the world still lack access to electricity; millions more receive poor and inadequate supplies.
More than 600 million people in sub-Saharan Africa lack access to electricity; 71 million in Kenya and Tanzania alone.
Access to electricity is recognized as fundamental to development, and many efforts are under way across developing countries to scale up access, both in terms of providing basic supply and enablin
This brief stresses the importance of El Niño response plans making appropriate linkages with HIV, ensuring risks are mitigated and addressed.
The year 2015 was a significant turning point for both the sustainable development and climate agendas with the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris Agreement on climate c
In October 2015, the African Union endorsed a target to restore 100 million hectares (247 million acres) of degraded land by 2030.