AfricaAdapt Climate Change Symposium 2011 – join online!
Join this three-day bilingual (French/English) symposium online, to discuss approaches, tools and methods for addressing climate change and sustainable development in Africa.
Register for the free for the AfricaAdapt virtual Climate Change Symposium, and you’ll have complete access to this landmark event.
- New research and experience on climate change and development across Africa.
- Videos of the keynote speakers and panel discussions.
- Interactive discussions with other online participants (donors, researchers, community activists, NGOs, government officials).
The symposium will provide a space for creative new exchanges and collaboration. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge and experience and work with others to help make a difference.
Themes to be explored include:
– Links between adaptation, mitigation and low carbon, or “climate compatible” development
– Roles of local and indigenous knowledge in addressing climate change
– New thinking on community-led responses: From local to global
– The roles of media and intermediaries in translating, sharing, and advocating
– National and international policy: Linking policy and practice
Include your name, role and organisation and we’ll send you a link to join the AfricaAdapt virtual symposium.
The AfricaAdapt symposium is co-sponsored by CDKN.
Image credit – women and firewood: Oxfam International.