SouthSouthNorth

In all our work, we aim to find cutting-edge, evidence-based and locally-tailored solutions to climate and development challenges; in partnership with leading organisations. We capture and share lessons as they emerge, to contribute to global knowledge on achieving climate compatible development in practice. SSN is a non-profit organisation operating from Cape Town, South Africa.

SouthSouthNorth is involved in several programmes, including Future Climate for Africa (FCFA).

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Learning from Future Climate for Africa

This article takes stock of the lessons emerging from FCFA’s collective experience in undertaking transdisciplinary research that can be used to inform future investments on climate and development.

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Image from 'Story of a flood' animated film

A Story of a flood in East Africa

HyCRISTAL has spent the past four years exploring how to draw together the experiences of people living through typical flood events in East African cities.

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CLIMAP portal

CLIMAP portal: online climate tool to support Senegalese agricultural planning

A new online climate tool, CLIMAP portal, has been developed to help support agricultural planning in Senegal. 

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Women pick tea leaves in Malawi in 2016

Malawi heatwaves threaten tea yields and livelihoods

The recent heatwave in Malawi has led to consecutive days with very high temperatures. This is exactly the scenario that tea growers fear. The CI4Tea project aims to support tea farmers to adapt.

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African Climate Risks Conference 2019

African Climate Risks Conference 2019 - Conference Report

Future Climate for Africaorganised the first African Climate Risks Conferenceon 7-9 October, 2019 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This report provides an overview of discussions during the conference.

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Women mapping climate action. Credit: Red Cross

Communicating climate change: A practitioner’s guide

This guide will help you explain to colleagues or the broader public how the climate is changing and what they can do about it. It includes insights from working in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

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