Jess Kavonic

Jess contributes to improving urban human well-being, strengthening local sustainability and improving climate resilience.

Jess Kavonic completed her Masters Degree in Climate Change and Sustainable Development at the University of Cape Town in 2013. Subsequently to joining ICLEI Africa she worked at the City of Cape Town focusing on a range of projects and programmes whilst engaging with communities to bridge divides between people and nature.
Jess is part of ICLEI’s Cities Biodiversity Center and manages the UNA Rivers Project.

Jess is a member of the following Themes, Networks or Projects

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Forests and Climate Change

Exploring the role of forests for the adaptation of people to climate change.
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Adaptation Decision Making

Sharing methods, tools and approaches for adaptation decision-making.
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Climate Adaptation Learning Resources

Training modules on climate analysis, vulnerability assessment and adaptation planning.
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Climate Services

This theme covers information and research for understanding and using climate data, communicating climate change and providing effective climate services.
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