The GCCA+ flagship initiative has undergone over the last months a thorough independent global evaluation. The final report is now available. It will be used to refine and strengthen the GCCA+ action over the coming years. A summary of the evaluation and a french version are also available.
The Local Climate Adaptive Living Facility (LoCAL) of the UN Capital Development Fund provides a country-based mechanism
to increase awareness and response to climate change at the local level, integrate climate change adaptation into local
Uganda’s rural communities working to tackle climate change often struggle to access finance. Around 80% of the population work in agriculture, and can lack the necessary collateral and paperwork for conventional bank loans, or the technology to embrace mobile banking and microfinance.
The Intra ACP GCCA Programme has undergone a thorough independent Mid-term Evaluation covering the implementation period 2010-2014. The final report is now available. It is used to refine and strengthen the Intra ACP GCCA actions over the coming years.
The research paper "Adapting to Climate Change and variability in small smallholder farming communities: A case study from Burkina Faso, Chad and Niger" coordinated by AGRHYMET and Australian Rivers Institute has been published in January 2015 in the "Journal of Agricultural Extension and Rur