The Intra African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Global Climate Change Alliance Plus (GCCA+) is a programme funded by the European Union to increase the capabilities of Southern African Development Community (SADC) Member States and countries in the ACP region to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change, and have their voices better heard in international climate change negotiations.
GCCA+ is necessary for the SADC Region which is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change and experiences natural hazards such as droughts, tropical cyclones and floods. It is aligned to SADC framework policies such as the Regional Agricultural Policy of 2014; the SADC Climate Change Strategy and Action Plan of 2015, and the SADC Regional Green Growth Strategy and Action Plan of 2015 which are all integral to contributing decisively to strengthening regional climate change adaptation and resilience to ensure sustainableRead More
i) Climate-resilient IWRM piloted in Wami/Ruvu Tanzania
ii) Lessons from the demonstration project documented and shared at regional level
i) Develop an upscaling , replication and sustainable financing strategy for climate resilient IWRM
ii) Develop one GCF Concept Note and Project Preparation Facility (PPF) application to mobilise climate adaptation finance for IWRM
i) Regional knowledge sharing and learning workshop for Botswana, Tanzania and Lesotho on climate-resilient IWRM.
ii) Publications and policy dialogues
assessment of climate change impacts on the Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) which could be used for further advocacy around addressing those impacts on the river basin at regional and global levels.