July newsletter – Focus on climate vulnerability
Video: Climate Vulnerable Forum
Members of the Climate Vulnerable Forum, which is supported by CDKN, held a public event in Rio in June. Watch the video to find out more about climate vulnerable countries’ challenges, and priorities for action.
Urban resilience to climate change
In early June 2012, more than 40 Latin American leaders from the public sector, business and civil society gathered in the mountains outside Rio de Janerio to discuss and create new cross-sector partnerships on urban resilience to climate change.
Bold approach to climate adaptation in rural Uganda
The CDKN-supported Action for Climate Change Resilience in Africa (ACCRA) project has carried out research to help Bundibugyo District, Uganda to manage climate variability and disasters at community level. Find out how ACCRA are providing support to attract government funding and put Bundibugyo on the map.
The way forward for renewable energy in Central America
CDKN and the Energy and Environment Partnership with Central America (EEP) are supporting this research and advisory project, carried out by Worldwatch Institute and INCAE Business School, to map how Central American countries can transition to a sustainable energy future. The partners invite you to join a new online forum to share your renewable energy expertise and contribute ideas to two forthcoming stakeholder workshops on the topic.
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