This poster provides at-a-glance information denoting conditions in each of 11 Southern African countries (South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe), and illustrates initiatives un
Training materials-Published date2012
Journal articlesClimate change ADAPTATION Food security CLIMATE MODELLING
Concern over future food security in southern Africa has led to various studies that assess the
impact of climate change on crops in the region. The results vary according to applied methods andPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Water-energy nexus in the context of climate change in the Southern African region : initial research findings
This paper outlines research in the area of water and energy supply in Southern African countries: South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
Energy, water and climate change in Southern Africa : what are the issues that need further investment and research?
National development plans focus upon energy and water separately, often not integrating the other sector’s resource use. This contributes to programme failures in the long run.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
Integrating indigenous knowledge in climate risk management to support community based adaptation : final technical report
Local communities have developed indicators to forecast climatic events.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Research on climate change and its impact on the vulnerable is fairly well developed in Southern Africa. The transfer of knowledge from scientists to policymakers, however, remains weak.
Journal articlesHOUSEHOLD SURVEYS CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION HIV/AIDS ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION IMPOVERISHMENT SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH HEALTH POLICY
Factors affecting households vulnerability to climate change in Swaziland : a case of Mpolonjeni Area Development Programme (ADP)
With the poverty level at 69%, the population is vulnerable to all sorts of external shocks such as disease and climate change. HIV/AIDS is a serious threat to livelihood with more than 40% of the population infected with the pandemic.Published dateMonday, September 2, 2013 - 04:00