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Save the date: second FOCUS-Africa Stakeholder Workshop will hold 14-15 September 2021

FOCUS-Africa project started its implementation in September 2020. The first workshop took place virtually in November-D...

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FOCUS-Africa and the WMO global effort for the operationalisation of climate services

Maxx Dilley, Director, Climate Services, WMO The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Executive Council, in its 72nd session in September 2020, ...

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Newsletter editorial – seven months into FOCUS-Africa…

Roberta Boscolo, WMO It is with great excitement that I introduce this first issue of the Newsletter of FOCUS-Africa. By launching its implementati...

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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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