In February, 2015 , ASSAR met with Kenyan stakeholders, including policy makers, NGOs and local government working on climate change adaptation and with communities on the ground to hear about activities and priorities in-country at a range of levels.
With team members located in three parts of the world – Nairobi, Addis Ababa and far-flung Norwich – the ASSAR East Africa Team’s recent regional visit in November 2014 was an opportunity for team members to meet in Kenya and Ethiopia for the first of two regional scoping visits.
The semi-arid regions of East Africa are among the most food-insecure regions in the world. This flyer looks at how Ethiopia and Kenya are studying adaptation methods to climate change using three research areas.
This new paper from ASSAR's east Africa team looks at climate-related risks and impacts and vulnerability across the semi-arid regions of East Africa, with a particular focus on Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda.
Nitya Rao describes her talk at Adaptation Futures, which focused on trying to better understand the implications of current mobility patterns on livelihood security and wellbeing, as well as gender and generational relations in Kenya.
During the month of June, the ASSAR research team celebrated the publication of five new journal articles based on their findings in Southern Africa, West Africa, East Africa and India. Find them all here.