Ecosystem-based adaptation is emerging as an inclusive approach to address adaptation needs, boost emission sinks and address the livelihood challenges of vulnerable communities. This session presents the challenges, opportunities and scaling mechanisms for ecosystem-based adaptation in Africa.
Speakers: 1.Daniel Pouakouyou Ã¤Ã³Ã± United Nations Environment Programme 2.Dr. Houria Djoudi Ã¤Ã³Ã± CIFOR 3.Dr. Dennis Garrity Ã¤Ã³Ã± Global Evergreening Alliance (tbd) 4.Dr. Malanding Jaiteh – Governments and their agencies 5.Dr. Lalisa Duguma Ã¤Ã³Ã± multilateral/ Civil Society Groups