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Zambia

Scaled up Anticipatory Action: The Case for Stepping up FbF in Zambia

Why FBF? Forecast-based Financing (FbF), alternatively known as Forecast-based Action (FbA) has been gaining in traction since initial pilots in 2013. It is a tool which uses the advances in hydrometeorological and climatological modelling to act based…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
Netherlands Red Cross, Zambia Red Cross, Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Posted:
23 Jul 2021
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Ethiopia

Evaluation Report of OCHA's Anticipatory Action Trigger: Ethiopia (26 April 2021)

Executive Summary This report aims to identify the strengths and limitations of UN OCHA’s Anticipatory Action trigger in Ethiopia, by examining both the development process and the effectiveness of the trigger mechanism. Key findings focus on 1)…

Format:
Evaluation and Lessons Learned
Source:
OCHA, Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Posted:
22 Jun 2021
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Uganda

In Uganda, PfR-supported agricultural extension helps farmers through lockdown headaches

Farmers in Uganda’s Otuke district say climate-centred agricultural extension supported by CARE as part of the Partners for Resilience (PfR) programme has fortuitously helped them withstand the disruption caused by COVID-19 and lockdown “Farmers who were facilitated…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Posted:
21 May 2020

Kenya + 4 more

FbF potential in Africa boosted by new reporting points on rivers in four countries

by Andrea Ficchì and Liz Stephens, University of Reading Fifty-one new reporting-points – including 24 in Kenya, the first there – came online for African rivers at the end of last month, assisted by the UK-supported project…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Posted:
24 Apr 2020

Zimbabwe + 6 more

‘Urgent action needed for countries in Southern Africa threatened by drought’

(Dr Michael Charles heads the IFRC Southern Africa Cluster. His article was first published by the Southern Times last month, before the September Climate Action Summit in New York, and was reproduced by the IFRC on…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Posted:
21 Oct 2019

Kenya

Resilience roadshow rolls into Kenyan capital

The Climate Resilience Roadshow initiative expanded its consultations to Africa last week with an event at the University of Nairobi’s Chiromo campus, jointly organized with the International Center for Humanitarian Affairs (ICHA) of the Kenya Red…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Posted:
07 Nov 2018

Uganda

Uganda’s Red Cross and Met authority sign MOU

by Shaban Mawanda, Climate Centre, Kampala The Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS) last Friday became the latest National Society to sign a memorandum of understanding with its National Meteorological Authority (UNMA), expanding its existing operational support in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Posted:
09 Aug 2018

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