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Food insecurity in Niger

Summary Being aware of the present and future challenges posed by climate change on their socio economic development, local communities did not wait for external help to develop coping mechanisms and...
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Niger Financial flows for adaptation

UNDP Investment and Financial Flow assessment for Niger, one of the UNDP pilots on the use of the new guidance on I&FF analysis for adaptation and mitigation To be published shortly
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Flood vulnerability and risk in the Bénin Niger River valley

In recent decades, flood disaster is threatening human security in West Africa, particularly in the Niger River basin.The study addresses flood vulnerability and risk in the Bénin Niger River Valley

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Land degradation

UNDP, through its Community-Based Adaptation Programme (CBA), is assisting communities in Niger to respond to climate change and combat land degradation. The 5-year, programme is working to catalyze...
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ENDA Communities Niger Project

Dry river bed in Maradi District This ENDA Communities project is working with several communities in Maradi District to develop adaptation actions to support food security in the face of climate...
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Community adaptation action planning in Niger

This project example outlines the participatory process through which community-based adaptation
 action planning (CAAP) was carried out with 20 pastoralist and agro-pastoralist communities in the...
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Maradi Climate Projections

Change in precipitation for the period 2046-2065 Uncertainty over the driving forces of current W. African climate, such as the W. African monsoon, the role that land use change and vegetation...
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Impact, vulnerability and adaptation in Africa: the competition for water

Water is a key vital resource. Regions with steep climatic transition are exposed to the risk of increasing competition for water resources. Th European Commission project IMPACT2C seeks to...
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ACCCA Niger and Tunisia

The Sahara and Sahel Observatory (OSS) member states are located within the Sahalian zone in arid, semi-arid and sub-humid dry regions with primarily agrarian economies. Stresses within those regions...
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Supporting Adaptation of Productive Practices

The Rombou Rural Commune in central Niger, is faced with frequent droughts as rainfall levels have steadily declined since the late 1960s, resulting in an extended dry season that now lasts for nine...
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Impacts of sea-level rise in Africa

View of Lagos. Image © http://coastalcare.org/ Impacts of sea-level rise in Nigeria Nigeria’s coast is 850km long and comprises (from west to east) a barrier-lagoon coast (250km), a mud coast (75km...
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Triple Green II

Bounty harvest: Photo: Africare/Niger Project description This project will develop integrated experimental and modelling framework approaches that allow the investigation of the local to global...
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