Contact Person: Sam Ogallah
Purpose/Outcome: To strengthen African civil society engagement in implementation of Paris Agreement
To enhance the capacity national platforms, and particularly the 8 priority Chapters, to engage their governments in the implementation of Paris Agreement and SDGs
To facilitate selected national chapters to participate and contribute to sub-regional, regional and international climate change dialogue processes with a view to holding governments to account on their commitment to NDCs and other provisions of Paris Agreement
To strengthen the governance structure of PACJA and national chapters to effectively deliver their mandate
Broaden citizen awareness on the Paris Agreement through robust media engagement.
Contact Person: Julius Karanja
Partners: Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa
Regions: East Africa
Countries: Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania
The overall objective of this project is to engage the pastoralists sector as the key Actor and partner in the efforts to combat climate change and enhance food security through increased advocacy and policy coherence responses. Specific objectives are:-
Objective 1: To strengthen the capacity of Pastoralists organizations to engage in climate change processes at national and regional levels
Objective 2: To build strong linkages and partnerships between Pastoralist organizations and other climate change Civil Society lobby groups at national, regional and international levels
Contact Person: Obed Koringo
Partners: CARE Denmark
Regions: East Africa, West Africa, and Southern Africa
Countries: Kenya, Malawi, and Ghana
The Southern Voices is a coalition of climate networks and partners in the Global South, supported by a Consortium of Danish development NGOs - all engaged in promoting pro-poor climate policies locally and globally through the use of Joint Principles for Adaptation.
The project is coordinated through three regional facilitators from southern partner NGOs, and the Secretariat in Copenhagen hosted by CARE Danmark.
In Africa, the Project is implemented in Kenya Malawi and Ghana through
PACJA as the regional focal point.
For more information, please visit www.southernvoices.net