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NEWS: Water central to Sustainable Development Goals

“Water and Development” was on the minds of some 3,000 participants representing government, business and NGOs at this year’s World Water Week, held in Stockholm. The theme, aligned with the [more]…

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FEATURE: Food waste a contributor to global emissions

KENYA - Charles Njuguna toiled on his farm day-in, day-out trying to ensure that his crops remained healthy to earn him a good income. And when he recorded a bumper harvest [more]…

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OPINION: High fiduciary standards and Rwanda's access to climate finance

Strong fiduciary standards are key for developing countries to access, absorb and spend climate finance effectively. Debbie Caldwell, associate of the Centre for International Development and Training (CIDT), looks at how [more]…

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NEWS: CDKN supported journalist wins award

Ghanaian journalist Kofi Adu Domfeh has been awarded the African Press Organisation (APO) Energy Media Award.  DUBAI, UAE - Kofi Adu Domfeh from Ghana, has been selected as the first place [more]…

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OPINION: G7 places climate change high on the agenda

Positive commitments at the G7 summit in Germany could provide a timely boost to the slow-moving UNFCCC negotiations in Bonn, report CDKN’s Sam Unsworth and Chris Webb. Leaders from some of [more]…

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FEATURE: Indigenous knowledge key in promoting climate smart agriculture

At the first Africa Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) Alliance Forum in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Mama Kena Kgoroeadira talks passionately about the need to focus attention on harnessing indigenous knowledge in best farming [more]…

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NEWS: Briefing series launched to communicate climate change to the Kenyan private sector

CDKN Africa’s Claire Mathieson and Maggie Kamau report on an event launching a briefing note series to help the Kenyan private sector manage climate change risks and capitalise on opportunities. “The [more]…

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FEATURE: Lessons from the INDC process in The Gambia

The Gambia has embarked on developing its Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDC) for submission to the UNFCCC in advance of the anticipated Paris agreement this year. A team* from Climate [more]…

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OPINION: An urban Africa: are we ready?

By 2050, Africa’s urban dwellers are projected to have increased from 400 million to 1.2 billion and the majority of this growth is expected to occur in informal settlements. CDKN's [more]…

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OPINION: How do we measure adaptation?

How do we effectively measure and enhance adaptation? Saleemul Huq, Director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development, looks at possible alternative answers, all of which will be further discussed at [more]…

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