UNDP Launches Guidebook on Climate Change Finance for Developing Nations

By Mekonnen Teshome
The UN Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a guidebook aimed at helping decision makers in developing countries to better take advantage of the billions pledged to address climate change, according to a press release UNDP issued in Addis Ababa this week

Africa Meets China On Drought Risk Reduction

By Patrick Luganda ( Necjogha Online www.necjogha.org )

The Sino African High Level Seminar on Drought Risk Reduction opens on Sunday, September 25th 2011, in Beijing China. The three day meeting brings together ministers and high ranking delegates from Africa and China and is aimed at strengthening cooperation and collaboration between China and Africa particularly in reducing disaster risks.