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Trócaire ARP UKAM Project

Trócaire-UKAM Project: Community resilience and climate change adaptation in semi-arid lands – 3years starting 2016

                                                  

Contact Person: Obed Koringo

Partners: Trócaire/UK aid

Regions: East Africa

Countries: Kenya

From – to: 2016 - 2019

 

Impact Statement

Vulnerable communities in three drought-affected semi-arid counties (Embu, Tharaka Nithi and Kitui) are more resilient to the impact of shocks and stresses related to climate change

Outcome 1:

Vulnerable HH in three drought-affected semi-arid Counties have improved levels of economic security

Outcome 2:

Vulnerable households in three drought-affected semi-arid Counties have improved levels of food security

Outcome 3:

Vulnerable communities in three drought-affected semi-arid Counties have improved capacity to protect and manage natural resources in a climate sensitive manner

Outcome 4:

Vulnerable communities in three drought-affected semi-arid Counties have improved capacity to plan for, respond to and cope with shocks and stresses related to climate change

 

Contact Person: Sam Ogallah

Partners: SIDA

Region: Africa 

Purpose/Outcome: To strengthen African civil society engagement in implementation of Paris Agreement

Outcomes:

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

Southern Voices

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

 

 

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