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1 Africa Biodiversity Collaborative Group (ABCG)  Community
The Africa Biodiversity Collaborative Group (ABCG) comprises seven U.S.-based international conservation non-governmental organizations (NGOs) with field programs in Africa. ABCG explores emerging and high priority African conservation issues, shares...
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2 ABCG Themes  Topic
ABCG regularly hosts meetings to explore emerging conservation themes, share lessons learned, and look for opportunities for collaboration.   Themes examined include: Addressing Global Climate Change in Through Adaptation and Actions in Woodlands,...
 
3 Addressing Global Climate Change in Through Adaptation and Actions in Woodlands, Grasslands and Other Ecosystems   Topic
Background Climate change, and its impacts on ecosystems and people, will likely be the biggest threat to biodiversity conservation in Africa in the future.  The expected impacts of climate change include shifting rainfall patterns, rising...
 
4 3rd African Drought Adaptation Forum Summary  Document
The Third African Drought Adaptation Forum was held 17th-19th September 2008 at the United Nations Conference Centre, Addis Ababa. This three-day workshop was sponsored by the United Nations Development Program’s Drylands Development Centre...
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5 3rd African Drought Adaptation Forum Report  Document
The Third African Drought Adaptation Forum was held 17th-19th September 2008 at the United Nations Conference Centre, Addis Ababa. This three-day workshop was sponsored by the United Nations Development Program’s Drylands Development Centre...
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6 A Primer on Climate Change Adaptation   Document
Inhabitants of drylands have learned to cope with unreliable rainfall and the threat of recurrent drought through practices including surplus accumulation, shifting cultivation, and pastoral mobility. However, amid widespread poverty and increased...
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7 African Drought Risk and Development Network (ADDN) Portal  Online Resource
The establishment of a regional networking facility for issues related to drought risk in development will largely support the process of establishing or strengthening national and local networks linking actual and potential expertise in the...
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8 African Drought Risk and Development Network Newsletter January 2009  Newsletter
It is our pleasure to present the Third African Drought Adaptation Forum Report. The Third African Drought Adaptation Forum was held 17th-19th September 2008 at the United Nations Conference Centre, Addis Ababa. This three-day workshop was sponsored...
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9 3rd African Drought Adaptation Forum Presentations  Online Resource
This website links to the presentations and climate change adaptation primer from the 3rd African Drought Adaptation Forum.
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10 Adaptation Learning Mechanism  Online Resource
This website is not directly related to drought, but is related to climate change adaptation. The ALM is mapping good practices, providing information, building knowledge and networks on climate change adaptation.
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