AfriCAN Climate Portal

The AfriCAN Climate Portal shares climate change research and good practices to harmonise multilingual, interdisciplinary and pan-continental climate change knowledge. It encourages project developers, researchers, field practitioners, development partners, NGOs, local/national governments and farmers organisations to learn and benefit from Africa's challenges and success stories.


Subject area
Level of focus on subject areas: L - Low, M - Medium, H - High
MAdaptation
MMitigation
LDevelopment
Language and access

Google Translator: 

No

Language(s): 

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
Expertise:
Level of experitse needed to make best use of the platform
Bandwidth:
Ideal minimum bandwidth required to make best use of the platform
Geographic coverage
Regions and countries covered by the initiative

Global focus: 

No

Regions: 

  • Africa
Contact Details
For host or main institution

Contact Name: 

Martha Bissmann, Senior Project Manager, WIP Renewables

Contact Email: 

Partners include
Target Audience

Audience geographic focus: 

  • Regional

Audience role: 

  • Academics/Scientists
  • Civil society
  • Government decision-makers
  • Practitioners
Content Categories

Available Formats: 

  • Case studies/Project profiles
  • Experts/ personal profiles
  • News and events
  • Research findings/reports

Special content types: 

  • Blogs
  • Discussions
  • Facebook
  • Newsletter
  • Twitter
  • Video

Sources: 

  • Automatically aggregated
  • Editorial content
  • Research institutions
  • User-generated
Access: Medium
Level of emphasis on providing access to knowledge
Share: Medium
Emphasis on allowing sharing of knowledge by users