Climate change is persistently affecting the lives of poor and rural African farmers, potentially undermining food security and socio-economic development. In sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), adaptation to climate change impacts on agriculture has therefore become a major concern to various stakeholders with special emphasis on how to assist farmers in improving their adaptive capacity.
On April 9, Rethinking Climate reunited with activists, experts, and interested parties to discuss the effects of climate change in Tanzania. From the final workshop, we drafted a short report.
Breakthrough agreement on Loss and Damage Fund, yet serious disagreements on mitigation, climate refugees, and fossil fuel. What the end of this COP27 has brought us.
Brief comments, quotes, and notes towards this conclusive stage of COP27.
Young activist Lamis El Khatieb will be following COP27 and narrating the main points of this important annual moment
On climate and law, a podcast to discuss the legal sphere to implement stronger policies in fighting climate change with a resulting collaboration between Rethinking Climate and Youth and Environment Europe to promote clarity on this topic.
The EU Commission has proposed a Directive deterring strategic lawsuits against public participation of activists and journalists, conceiving a new line of defense for people committed to climate issues.
Dealing with climate-induced damages needs an all-encompassing approach. Youth participation in decision-making could play a critical role in addressing climate challenges.
The initiative conceived in the Pacific Island shows that the commitment to adopt eco-respectful behaviour while travelling is fundamental to contributing to the fight against climate change.
The coldest sea current in the world is hidden in the waters of the Pacific Ocean and laps the southern part of Latin America. This current is now endangered by global warming, thus causing inestimable environmental damage.