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13th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation

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  • A man bends over to tend his crops in a field

    Bright spots of success: local adaptation brings answers to the global climate crisis

    From a smallholder farming community in south-central Ethiopia come inspiring stories of adaptation and resilience in the face of climate change

    2 September 2019 | Blog | Climate change
  • CBA13 participants speaking

    CBA13: bringing key messages to the global stage

    The 2019 international conference on Community-Based Adaptation saw more than 300 practitioners, policy makers and researchers discussing how to build a climate resilient future. The key messages from CBA13 have been published today: they present a vital opportunity to get local-level climate change adaptation onto the international agenda.

    17 July 2019 | News | Climate change
  • A woman in Malawi carries a solar panel above her head through a forest path

    Climate adaptation: its time is now

    As adaptation shares more of the limelight, champions of community-based adaption have messages on three key areas that international policymakers must hear

    29 May 2019 | Blog | Climate change
  • CBA13 networking: IIED senior fellow and director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) Saleemul Huq in conversation with Susan Nanduddu, director of the Uganda-based African Centre for Trade and Development

    CBA13: event highlights

    The 13th international conference on Community-Based Adaptation to Climate Change (CBA13) took place in Addis Ababa in April 2019. Organisers say this gathering was a vital opportunity to get local-level adaptation on the international climate-change agenda. This page brings you coverage of the event

    4 April 2019 | Article | Climate change
  • Pump irrigation on a farm in Cooch Behar, in the Indian state of West Bengal (Photo: ICIMOD Kathmandu, Creative Commons via Flickr)

    Map vs territory: tackling the mismatch between adaptation policy and on-the-ground experience

    Noel Oettle and Bimal Regmi discuss issues they will explore alongside delegates under the ‘policy engagement’ theme at CBA13. Using examples from real experience, sessions will challenge existing evidence-to-policy mechanisms and test emerging ones.

    18 March 2019 | Article | Climate change
  • Drip irrigation in Faylar village, Senegal. Investing in solar-powered water pumps and drip-feed irrigation systems can help farmers survive in times of drought (Photo: InnoAfrica, Creative Commons via Wikimedia)

    Building a vision of climate resilience: questions to the adaptation community

    Guest blogger Gebru Jember Endalew sets out key questions for the adaptation community to be tackled at this year’s community-based adaptation event (CBA13) taking place in Addis Ababa

    6 March 2019 | Blog | Climate change
  • The logo for the CBA13 event

    Twitter chat planned on scaling up local climate action

    Join IIED and Practical Action for a Twitter chat on 13 March 2019 to discuss how to scale up local climate action

    5 March 2019 | News | Climate change
  • This farmer in India's Maharashtra state gets weather alerts, advisories about pests and market information via his mobile phone (Photo: Borlaug Institute for South Asia, Creative Commons via Flickr)

    CBA13: unlocking the power of technology to build climate resilience

    Chris Henderson and Susan Nanduddu will lead the adaptation technology theme at this year’s community-based adaptation (CBA) event. In this Q&A, they give a taster of the issues participants will be tackling – and discuss the plan for taking forward emerging solutions.

    27 February 2019 | Article | Climate change
  • Ethiopia has suffered severe droughts in recent years. Community projects to managing water resources are vital to building climate resilience (Photo: Freweni Gebre Mariam/IFPRI, Creative Commons via Flickr)

    CBA13 FAQ: how you can participate

    Help to design CBA13! We want the programme for CBA13 to reflect the experiences and work of our participants. This ‘frequently asked questions’ (FAQ) page sets out how you can contribute to this event

    21 February 2019 | Article | Climate change
  • CBA12 participants wave goodbye after another successful event (Photo: Teresa Corcoran/IIED)

    CBA conferences: what's so good about them?

    As we get ready for CBA13, find out what participants say about attending CBA conferences

    19 February 2019 | Article | Climate change
  • The nuts of the Babacu palm have a high oil content and many uses. The Babacu Fund is delivering climate finance to landless palm nut collectors in the Brazilian Amazon (Photo: JcPietro, Creative Commons via Wikimeida)

    CBA13: Adaptation finance – show us the money

    Nisha Krishnan and Stephen Porter will lead the ‘climate finance’ theme at this year’s community-based adaptation event. In this Q&A they discuss what’s in store

    19 February 2019 | Article | Climate change
  • CBA13 will take place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's rapidly growing economic centre (Photo: Juha Uito, Creative Commons via Flickr)

    CBA13: hands-on workshops and interactive dialogue

    An innovative, interactive programme aims to foster connections, develop synergies and promote local action on climate resilience

    6 February 2019 | Article | Climate change
  • Delegates at CBA12 in Malawi gather around a table and write on a document

    CBA13: galvanising locally-based adaptation in a crunch year for climate action

    The pressure is on: this year’s flagship event in Ethiopia is a crucial opportunity for getting local adaptation solutions firmly on the global climate policy radar

    22 January 2019 | Blog | Climate change
  • CBA13 logo

    CBA13: Local solutions inspiring global action 

    The 13th international conference on Community-based Adaptation to Climate Change (CBA13) took place in Ethiopia from 1-4 April 2019. It had the theme: "Local solutions inspiring global action'

    19 December 2018 | Feature | Climate change
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