The Nairobi Declaration

A declaration put forward by representatives of a range of public, civil society, private, local, regional, international agencies, and governmental and non-governmental organisations meeting in Nairobi, Kenya at the 9th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA9).

At CBA9, participants discussed methods for measuring the effectiveness of adaptation to climate variability and change for the poorest and most vulnerable.

Based on discussions, lessons learned and outcomes of this conference, participants of CBA9 present the Nairobi Declaration, which states the importance of addressing the needs and interests of the poorest and most vulnerable in international agreements on sustainable development, development finance and climate change.