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COP26 and beyond: It’s choice, not chance

ECDPM, Great Insights, Volume 10, Issue 2, 2021


Published on 28 September 2021

COP26 and beyond: It’s choice, not chance – Editorial
by Hanne Knaepen


An expert view on green transition in Africa
Podcast with Amani Abou-Zeid, African Union Commissioner for Infrastructure, Energy and ICT

Tackling climate change is a social struggle
Interview with Meryame Kitir, Belgian Minister for Development and Major Cities Policy

Good governance as the key to effective adaptation
Podcast with Hans Bruyninckx, Executive Director, European Environment Agency

Solving adaptation is solving vulnerability
Podcast with Saliem Fakir, Executive Director, African Climate Foundation

Dutch lawyer brings the courts into the fight against climate change, and wins
Interview with Roger Cox, Climate Change Litigator

Just transition and adaptation

Ensuring that the green transition and a just transition go hand in hand
Video with Rebekah Shirley, Director of Research, Data & Innovation,WRI Africa

Here’s how to accelerate investments in renewables with Africa
Article by Roberto Vigotti, Secretary-General, Renewable Energy Solutions for Africa Foundation (RES4Africa)

The limits of the UNFCCC and the need for domestic adaptation action
Video with Annet Möhner, Team Lead, Adaptation Division, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Conversation between multiple scales and actors as a premise for successful adaptation
Video with Daniel Morchain, Policy Advisor, IISD

Transforming food systems: How easy is it?
Article by Christophe Béné, Senior Researcher, International Center for Tropical Agriculture


With the right investments, we can transfer food systems
Article by Sara Mbago-Bhunu, Director Eastern and Southern Africa Division, International Fund for Agricultural Development

Climate banks can spur a green transition in this make or break decade
Article by Nancy Saich, Chief Climate Change Expert, European Investment Bank

The key to effective climate adaptation in Africa
Interview with Anthony Nyong, Regional Director Africa, Global Center on Adaptation

Financing the EU Green Deal: Putting Africa and adaptation higher on the agenda
Article by Mariella Di Ciommo and Pamella Eunice Ahairwe, Policy Officers, ECDPM