How gender-blind development can worsen existing inequality
By Rose Mwbeaza and Solange Bandiaky-Badji
In many communities in Africa women will be disproportionately affected by climate change. This is because women generally are poorer, receive less education, have unsecured forest and land tenure rights and are excluded from political and household decision-making processes...
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The overall goal of the African Climate Policy Centre (ACPC), including ClimDev-Africa Programme and the Trust Fund, is to contribute to poverty reduction through successful mitigation and adaptation to climate change in Africa and to improve the capacity of African countries to participate effectively in multilateral climate negotiations.
The purpose of this guide is to provide practical, step-by-step guidance on how governments and other national actors can mainstream climate change adaptation into national development planning as part of broader mainstreaming efforts.
Provides quick and readily accessible climate and climate-related data to policy makers and development practitioners. The site also includes a mapping visualization tool that displays key climate variables and climate-related data.