Author: Ida Gabrielsson

Lucy Lemashisha – The face of resilience for Kenya’s Maasai Community

In Kajiado County, Kenya, we meet Lucy Lemashisha who coordinates women community empowerment activities to save her Maasai community from marginalization and improve food security. This is the fourth of the 'Voices from the Frontline (Phase-II)' stories by ICCCAD and GRP.

The City as a Laboratory – Urban Living Labs for Resilience Planning

Transitions Research hosted its first dialogue in the series Talking About Transitions on Urban Living Labs. This blog highlights some of the key takeaways from the event held in July 2022.

Amplifying regional voices ahead of the COP27 Resilience Hub

Following a successful inaugural Resilience Hub at COP26 in Glasgow, the Resilience Hub is returning as a dynamic hybrid virtual and physical space at UN Climate Change Conference, COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh in November 2022.

GRP at World Water Week 2022

Seeing the Unseen: Value of Water

Tanzania: Beekeeping for sustainable livelihoods and climate resilience

In the Singida region in Tanzania, we meet Sophie who leads the Mashujaa women’s group in diversifying their livelihoods. This is the third of the 'Voices from the Frontline (Phase-II)' stories by ICCCAD and GRP.

Tanzania: Horticulture farming in the midst of climate change impacts

In the Singida region in Tanzania, we meet Amani Saidi Mwangu, an onion and tomato farmer who defies climate change to secure his livelihood. This is the second of the ‘Voices from the Frontline (Phase-II)‘ stories by ICCCAD and GRP.

First investments under the Innovating for Climate Resilience fund announced

Together with the Global Innovation Fund, we are pleased to announce the first innovations to receive investment from our Innovating for Climate Resilience fund: Agritask, a decision-support platform for agricultural operations; and PLACE, a non-profit hyperlocal mapping organisation.

Crowd voting for the Catalytic Grants programme is now open

Cast your vote and rate the proposals that you think provide the strongest intervention and relevance for locally-led adaptation and resilience by 23 May 2022.

Improving Shea Farming Communities’ Resilience

A new agroforestry farm model uses shea farming to bolster climate and economic resilience in Nigeria.

Nigeria: Nasreen Al-Amin and her organisation are building greener communities through locally-led adaptation

In Kano, Nigeria, a youth-led organisation is building resilience of local communities through a forest restoration project. Azeez Abubakar reports. This is the first of the ‘Voices from the Frontline (Phase-II)‘ stories by ICCCAD and GRP.