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On 10th November 2021, the Resilience Hub at COP26 hosted a side event to showcase three major, global initiatives that seek to ensure that action to enhance adaptation and resilience stem from a foundation of research, knowledge and learning: CDKN, the Resilience Knowledge Coalition and the Adaptation Research Alliance (ARA). Corina Angheloiu from the Global Resilience Partnership reports. [more...]

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FEATURE: Mainstreaming adaptation to climate change - what hope for Ethiopia’s water sector?

Naomi Oates, Research Assistant at CDKN, reports how developing countries such as Ethiopia will need to respond quickly if they are to cope with predicted future climate impacts. The question is: how should they respond, and what does adaptation to climate change look like in practice? [more]…

EVENT: CoP17 side event - addressing climate change in Kenya

Highlights from the official COP17 side event: Systematic approach to addressing climate change in Kenya, 5 December 2011, Durban. At an official side event at COP17 in Durban, the Government of Kenya [more]…

EVENT: CDKN at CoP17 - Official side event on countries collaborating for climate compatible development

How can countries scale up responses to climate change, by deepening collaboration among governments, private sector actors and NGOs, and among countries? Videos of discussions from the official CDKN-MAPS side event at CoP17. [more]…

FEATURE: New film released – Rwanda: Emerging in a Changing Climate

Today at CoP17 in Durban, CDKN and the Environmental Education Media Project (EEMP) together launch the film ‘Rwanda: Emerging in a Changing Climate’ which documents Rwanda’s efforts to plan and manage for climate change. [more]…

FEATURE: Lessons for adaptation in Sub-Saharan Africa

Dr. Richard Munang of the Climate Change Adaptation and Development Programme at UNEP tells CDKN about how to integrate climate risk considerations as early as possible in the policy-making process. [more]…

OPPORTUNITY: Invitation for Expressions of Interest - vulnerability and adaptation to climate change in the Metropolitan District of Quito

CDKN is looking for organisations, research institutes or universities - or partnerships between them - with recent experience in the development of vulnerability and adaptation studies. [more]…

EVENT: CoP-17 side-event - ‘New paradigm’ for using climate information in Africa

Lisa McNamara of CDKN Africa reports from Durban about a programme with huge potential to advance a new paradigm for analysing and using climate change information in Africa. [more]…

FEATURE: What does private finance mean for adaptation to climate change?

Aaron Atteridge, Research Fellow at the Stockholm Environment Institute, discusses how private finance can best be directed for climate change adaptation and mitigation efforts. [more]…

FEATURE: Ten key messages of the IPCC Special Report on Extreme Events

One hundred and ninety-four governments meeting in Kampala, Uganda have just approved the text of the IPCC's 'Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation' (SREX). Co-authors Tom Mitchell and Maarten van Aalst present the report's ten key messages. [more]…

FEATURE: New research shows that traditional farming systems are essential for adaptation

This IIED briefing paper summarises the results of field studies in China, Kenya and Bolivia which found that crop diversity is protective, while reliance on hybrids can increase vulnerability. [more]…

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