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CBA11 daily updates: youth conference, with Saleemul Huq
Description: IIED senior fellow Saleemul Huq described the youth conference taking placein parallel with the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) as "amazing". More than 150 youngsters attended the event, and Huq was there in person to speak at the opening on 28 June. CBA11 takes place in Kampala, Uganda, from 26-29 April, 2017. This focus of this year's conference is on harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation. The conference is organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre for Climate Change and Development, the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  28 Jun 2017   2m38s 1 14 0
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CBA11 daily updates: innovative communications, with Saleemul Huq
Description: IIED senior fellow Saleemul Huq discusses innovative ways of communicating about climate change adaptation on the second day of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11). Reflecting on the sessions on 27 June, he highlights the ways posters, films, radio, mobile apps and even food have been used to communicate climate messages. CBA11 takes place in Kampala, Uganda, from 26-29 April, 2017. This focus of this year's conference is on harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation. The conference is organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre for Climate Change and Development, the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  28 Jun 2017   2m13s 0 17 0
Launch of the Least Developed Countries Universities Consortium on Climate Change (LUCCC)
Description: On 26 June, the Least Developed Countries Universities Consortium on Climate Change (LUCCC) was officially launched in Kampala , Uganda, by the chair of the Least Developed Countries (LDC) Group, Gebru Jember Endalew from Ethiopia. The LUCCC is a South-South, adaptation-focused, LDC-specific, knowledge-sharing and capacity-development initiative of the LDC Group. It aims to capacitate all 48 LDCs to be able to tackle climate change impacts effectively by 2030. It also addresses Article 11 (on Capacity Building) of the Paris Agreement which aims to focus on developing long-term, in-country capacity development by involving universities in each LDC. This video features interviews with Endelaw, along with International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) director Saleemul Huq and Bernard Bashaasha, principal of Makerere University. More details: http://www.icccad.net/luccc/
  27 Jun 2017   9m32s 3 53 0
CBA11 opening speeches: Mette Wilkie
Description: Mette Wilkie, director of the UN Environment Programme, was among the speakers at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) on 26 June, 2017. CBA11 is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-30 June, 2017. Organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment, this year's conference theme is 'harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   6m4s 0 11 0
CBA11 opening speeches: Sophie Kutegeka
Description: Sophie Kutegeka, senior programme officer at IUCN, was among the speakers at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) on 26 June, 2017. CBA11 is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-30 June, 2017. Organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment, this year's conference theme is 'harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   6m57s 0 18 0
CBA11 opening speeches: John Ddumba-Ssentamu
Description: Professor John Ddumba-Ssentamu, Vice-chancellor, of Makerere University in Uganda, was among the speakers at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) on 26 June, 2017. CBA11 is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-30 June, 2017. Organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment, this year's conference theme is 'harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   5m41s 0 14 0
CBA11 daily update: The launch of LUCCC
Description: IIED senior fellow Saleemul Huq reflects on the first day of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11), and introduces a new capacity development initiative to help the poorest countries tackle climate change. The LDCs Universities Consortium for Climate Change (LUCCC) was formally launched on the evening of June 26, with the 48 Least Developed Countries (LDCs) sharing knowledge as part of a South-South initiative. Huq said: "We welcome collaboration with research institutions and universities from other countries and are also happy to share our knowledge on community based adaptation." CBA11 takes place in Kampala, Uganda, from 26-29 April, 2017. This focus of this year's conference is on harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation. The conference is organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre for Climate Change and Development, the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   2m42s 0 31 0
CBA11 opening speeches: Dónal Cronin
Description: Dónal Cronin, the Ireland Ambassador to Uganda, was among the speakers at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) on 26 June, 2017. CBA11 is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-30 June, 2017. Organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment, this year's conference theme is 'harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   7m39s 1 43 0
CBA opening speeches: Clare Shakya
Description: Clare Shakya, director of the Climate Change research group at the International Institute for the Environment and Development (IIED), was among the speakers at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) on 26 June, 2017. CBA11 is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-30 June, 2017. Organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment, this year's conference theme is 'harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   5m17s 0 12 0
CBA opening speeches: Hon. Sam Cheptoris
Description: The Hon Sam Cheptoris, Ugandan Minister of Water and the Environment, was among the special guest at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) on 26 June, 2017. CBA11 is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-30 June, 2017. Organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment, this year's conference theme is 'harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   16m49s 0 22 0
CBA11 opening speeches: Gebru Endalew
Description: Gebru Endalew, the chair of the Least Developed Countries Group of the UNFCCCC, was among the speakers at the opening ceremony of the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) on 26 June, 2017. CBA11 is taking place in Kampala, Uganda from 26-30 June, 2017. Organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment, this year's conference theme is 'harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  26 Jun 2017   5m43s 0 13 0
CBA11 daily update: conference introduction, with Saleemul Huq
Description: With three days of successful field visits to see community-based adaptation in practice having been completed, IIED senior fellow Saleemul Huq looks forward to the start of the The 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA11) proper. Speaking on the eve of the event on 25 June, he explains the aims of CBA11, and looks forward to the discussions among the community of practice. CBA11 takes place in Kampala, Uganda, from 26-29 April, 2017. This focus of this year's conference is on harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation. The conference is organised by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre for Climate Change and Development, the International Centre on Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the Makerere University Centre for Climate Change Research and Innovations (MAK) and the Uganda Ministry of Water and Environment. More details: www.iied.org/cba11.
  25 Jun 2017   1m29s 0 37 0