Category: Adaptation

Elizabeth Kahurani

Elizabeth Kahurani

Elizabeth Kahurani is a Communications Specialist with the Landscapes Theme at ICRAF. She has ten years of communication experience and strong communications background. In addition to science writing, she leads research teams to develop and execute effective communications strategies and plans. She has worked on health, population, environment, climate change research and development programs at national, regional and international level. She holds a BA in Language and Literary Studies where she majored in Media Communication, and an MA in International Relations.

How U.N. proposed climate budget cuts will impact REDD+ programs

In July, a community-led Kenyan conservation organization called Mikoko Pamoja, Mangroves Together, was among the 2017 Equator Prize winners. The program was singled out as an exceptional REDD+ project, Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation, a global...

Toward an even greener Indonesia 2030: technical support for plans that work

To meet its commitment to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, Indonesia, which is the world’s third-biggest emitter, has been working hard to learn how to plan and implement reductions, with support from the World Agroforestry Centre. At a national workshop...

Sharing innovations in climate-smart agriculture

  Representatives from Indonesia, Philippines and Viet Nam met to share innovations developed during the Climate-Smart, Tree-based, Co-investment in Adaptation and Mitigation in Asia project ‘Climate change is one of the biggest challenges to achieving the Sustainable Development...