Searching with a thematic focus on Climate change governance, Climate change in Ethiopia
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- DocumentInternational Institute for Environment and Development, 2016Despite its Least Developed Country status, Ethiopia has played a leading role in climate diplomacy. This briefing explores the factors behind Ethiopia’s success in order to draw lessons for other nations.DocumentOverseas Development Institute, 2016Public spending on climate change in Africa describes the extent to which public expenditure responds to national climate change policy and the institutional demands required to implement such policy.Document
Supporting ambitious Intended Nationally Determined Contributions: Lessons learned from developing countriesClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2015This working paper summarises the findings from the provision of technical assistance to nine developing countries as they prepare their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) for submission to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).Document
Planning for an uncertain future: promoting adaptation to climate change through flexible and forward-looking decision makingOverseas Development Institute, 2014This report outlines the activities of the Africa Climate Change Resilience Alliance (ACCRA) in seeking to strengthen 'Flexible and Forward-Looking Decision Making' (FFDM) among district development actors.DocumentWorld Resources Institute [ES], 2014This working paper summarises the results of scoping research to assess capacity needs in six countries—Brazil, Colombia, Ethiopia, India, South Africa, and Thailand—related to greenhouse gas (GHG) measurement and performance tracking. The paper identifies common capacity challenges, as well as opportunities to overcome them.DocumentEvidence on Demand, 2013This report include an examination of three commodity supply/value chains that are grown in four African states besides Pakistan and Bangladesh. The document focuses particularly on current trends in the value chains and considering whether they will face challenges due to physical climate effects under a range of scenarios.DocumentStockholm Environment Institute, 2013This study examines the case of Ethiopia in order to investigate the prospects for mainstreaming sustainable energy access into the development planning process and the implications of this for international development financiers, national policy-makers, private actors and local energy planners.DocumentInternational Food Policy Research Institute, 2013This paper uses spatially - explicit analyses of climate change effects on selected key sectors of Ethiopia’s economy to analyse both sector-wise and economy-wide estimates of impacts and adaptation costs.Document
Governing clean development in least developed countries: do CDM rules promote renewable energy in Ethiopia?Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, 2012The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) has mobilised significant investment in renewable energy technology around the world. Yet there is a pressing need to reform CDM rules to incentivise renewable energy investment in low-income countries, this paper concludes. The theoretical approach of this study to analysing climate governance processes is grounded in sociological institutionalism.Document
Designing effective REDD+ safeguard information systems: building on existing systems and country experiencesInternational Institute for Sustainable Development, 2012A key determinant of REDD+ success will be the development and implementation of safeguards, including systems for providing information on how safeguards are addressed and respected. This policy paper is the result of a three-year initiative to develop REDD+ safeguard information systems (SIS).