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Special Issue of Land journal: Livelihood and Landscape Change in Africa: Future Trajectories for Improved Well-Being under a Changing Climate
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 15:30

This Special Issue of Land, titled "Livelihood and Landscape Change in Africa: Future Trajectories for Improved Well-Being under a Changing Climate", explores the linkages between human-environmental change and climate change, with a view to finding answers to the following questions:

Posted 18 Jul 2018

Adaptation Futures: Review
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 15:30

The world’s premier climate change adaptation conference made its way to Africa for the first time this year. Adaptation Futures 2018, held in Cape Town, South Africa brought together over some 1000 delegates from around the world to have dialogues for solutions, which highlighted adaptation research, practices, and solutions, amidst the water stress in Cape Town.

Posted 10 Jul 2018

Summary of report by Stefanie Swanepoel with African Earth Rights: Communicating Climate Change - Adaptation Futures 2018
Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 15:30

This summary is of a synthesis report by Stephanie Swanepoel and is drawn from presentations made on climate change communication at the Adaptation Futures Conference 2018 held in June in Cape Town, South Africa. 

Posted 7 Jul 2018

How strong are climate adaptation knowledge systems in semi-arid regions?
How strong are climate adaptation knowledge systems in semi-arid regions?
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 11:00

By Mark New, Principal Investigator for ASSAR and the Director of the African Climate and Development Initiative at the University of Cape Town.

The Desired Future of Urban Water Management in Cape Town
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 11:15

By Julia Davies

“We can and must avoid day zero,” declared Dr Kevin Winter of the Future Water Institute at the University of Cape Town on Monday. 

Making it Through the Water Crisis
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 11:00

By Lesley Green , Associate Director: Environmental Humanities South, University of Cape Town

A journalist sent me an email recently, asking for comment on the Cape water crisis.

Woe unto faux-water savers in Cape Town
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 15:30

By Paballo Abel Chauke

 

Posted 11 Jan 2018

Taking the impact of ASSAR to heart
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 11:45

By Julia Davies, ASSAR Research Assistant


Have you ever tried to remain friends with an ex-love? Hard, isn’t it? Having recently...

Indigenous knowledge and climate change adaptation: The Way Forward
Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 17:51

By Chidiebere Ofoegbu, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions 2017

Climate change and associated...

#cleanAIRnergy
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 14:15

By Eve Wicksteed, ACDI intern 2017

It’s been a particularly cold week in Cape Town. I find myself recoiling at the touch of my steering...

Recommended Reading by Ralph Hamman
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 13:00

By Ralph Hamman

In this series of articles ACDI researchers recommend the latest research in their fields. This week one of ACDI's Research...

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