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Action Pledges


Adaptation Learning Programme (ALP) for Africa

Partner CARE International

Date of submission 01/10/2009


CARE International Action Pledge

CARE International has  focused its operations on building the capacity of vulnerable households in SubSaharan Africa to adapt to increased climate variability and change. The objective of the project is to encourage Community-based adaptation (CBA) approaches for vulnerable communities incorporated into development policies and programmes in Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique and Niger, with plans in place to replicate these across Africa. 

Further information
Regional focus Africa and the Arab States
Sector Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Financial support
Monitoring and evaluation
NWP work area Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
Target group Communities
Policy makers

Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.