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Guest post: Lessons from Africa on climate change adaptation

The Earth’s changing climate is already having major consequences for the environment and society. While these impacts highlight the need to...

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New open access book on Climate Risk in Africa – profiling adaptation and building resilience in sub-Saharan Africa

Our climate is changing—with major consequences for ecosystems and society. Africa is particularly vulnerable to climate change, and adaptation measur...

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Resources from our first EU FOCUS-Africa External Stakeholder Workshop now available!

We successfully organised our first External Stakeholder Workshop, an online event, on the 9th December 2020 from 09:00 – 12:30 CET/10:00 &#8211...

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FOCUS-Africa held its first RRI Workshop

We hope you’ve had a safe and good start to 2021. At the end of 2020, we held our first FOCUS Africa stakeholder #workshop with the second da...

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Our first internal EU FOCUS-Africa Workshop is in the works!

Each of the six Stakeholder Workshops will be ‘hosted’ in one of the eight case studies home countries, during the four-year project. They are organis...

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Join our first EU FOCUS-Africa External Stakeholder Workshop

Registration is open for our first External Stakeholder Workshop, an online event, on the 9th December 2020 from 09:00 – 12:30 CET/10:00 –...

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Valuing Weather and Climate: Economic Assessment of Meteorological and Hydrological Services

For more than a century, nations have equipped themselves to provide weather, climate and hydrological information, forecasts and, more recently, remo...

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Say hello to our sister-projects: CONFER & DOWN2EARTH

In the spirit of identifying areas of collaboration and creating synergies with other initiatives as encouraged by the European Commission, we introdu...

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Why FOCUS-Africa focuses on the SADC region

Southern Africa, the target of FOCUS-Africa, is marked by economic regional imbalances with small and littlediversified economies, pronounced inequali...

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Why FOCUS-Africa? A summary of the virtual kick-off meeting

FOCUS-Africa – Full-value chain Optimised Climate User-centric Services for Southern Africa – is developing sustainable tailored climate services in t...

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