Fourth Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa

Event date: 8 October 2014 - 10 October 2014

Venue: tbc
Organisers: ClimDev-Africa
City: Marrakesh
Country: Morocco
Register: Fourth Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa

Description: The fourth edition of the Conference (CCDA-IV) will be convened in Marrakesh, Morocco from 8-10 October 2014 on the theme: Africa Can Feed Africa Now: Translating Climate Knowledge into Action“. The theme selection is in recognition of 2014 as the year of agriculture. For this reason, the spotlight will be on climate knowledge opportunities that can transform agricultural production systems to feed Africa sustainably.

The Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA) conference series is a policy influencing space organized each year under the auspices of the Climate for Development in Africa (ClimDev-Africa) Programme. ClimDev-Africa is a consortium of three leading pan-African institutions i.e. the African Union Commission (AUC), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB).