Makgale Pokwana attended the Development and Climate Days during COP 23 held in Bonn. Makgale shares his experiences and take home messages.
The Adaptation Fund commemorated its 10th year anniversary at the recent United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP 23 in Bonn, Germany. The Fund took this platform as an opportunity to reflect on its adaptation interventions by showcasing project stories and its major achievements over the past 10 years.
Umgeni Resilience Project facilitates the signing of MoUs between University of KwaZulu-Natal, South African Weather Service and Umgeni Water
The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences (SAEES) has signed a MoU as part of the delivarables for the uMngeni Resilience Project’s (URP) early warning systems component. The development of the early warning systems contribute greatly to planning for flood and drought events
Climate Smart Agriculture for Smallholders in the Lower Olifants basin: Agricultural Support Initiative for the Resilience in the Olifants’ River Basin Programme
The Agricultural Support Initiative works with climate change adaptation processes with smallholder communities in the lower Olifants River basin. The programme aims to reduce vulnerability and to institutionalize systemic, collaborative planning and action for resilience of ecosystems and associated livelihoods in the six villages that the project is implemented.