Developing countries exploring pathways to climate compatibility

Tag: MAPS Africa

Official Bonn side event

On the 12th of June, the MAPS Programme invited in-country researchers – representing the MAPS processes of Brazil, Chile, Colombia and South Africa – to present preliminary results of their work linking economic and sectoral models at the UNFCCC Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany. Chile presented its assessment of five different carbon tax scenarios. Brazil talked about its […]

News  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Jul 22, 2014  //  Read more...

MAPS emerges as an alternative approach for green growth strategising in Africa

The third Annual Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-III) took place from 21 – 23 October 2013 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The theme of the conference was “Africa on the rise: Can the Opportunities from Climate Change Spring the Continent to Transformative Development?”. Anthony Dane presented a paper co-authored with Marta Torres […]

Blogs, Outputs  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Oct 31, 2013  //  Read more...

Opportunities for mitigation and development planning in Rwanda

Energy Research Centre (University of Cape Town), gives an overview of the climate change policy and institutional framework and agenda in Rwanda, and highlights the potential for a ‘MAPS approach’ to development and mitigation planning. MAPS researchers from the University of Cape Town recently visited Rwanda to engage with climate change experts based there. We are […]

Blogs  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Sep 16, 2013  //  Read more...

MAPS Facilitator Training Course – Africa: Call for applications

Planning for a low carbon future through a politically legitimate and scientifically rigorous process requires professional facilitation. The MAPS Programme is looking to share some of its process expertise with colleagues on the African continent. The MAPS approach brings together stakeholders from all sectors of society with researchers in a dialogue that produces data and […]

News  //  Posted by Installertodelete on Jun 18, 2013  //  Read more...