AGRICA – Climate risk analyses for adaptation planning in sub-Saharan Africa

A project implemented by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) in cooperation with the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Developement (BMZ)

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Climate Risk and Adaptation Platform

Explore the results of our climate risk analyses in sub-Saharan Africa

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News

  • PIK team joined expert panel at PEGNet conference

    On March 22 and 23, the virtual PEGNet conference took place. With the title “Towards resilient low-carbon economies: Climate risks and policies”, the conference addressed climate risks on different sectors and in different world regions as well as the policies and tools needed to address these risks.

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  • Launch of the Berlin Insights Series on Climate Change and Development

    On January 20, PIK and BMZ launched a new event series on climate change and development. With the title “From climate science to climate action: Climate-proofing African-European cooperation”, the inaugural event focused on cooperation between European and African partners regarding climate risks and adaptation strategies in the Sahel region.

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  • PIK team participated in expert panel at Climate Dialogues 2020

    From November 23 to December 4, the virtual Climate Dialogues 2020 took place. The PIK team participated in an expert panel, addressing questions relating to climate risk evaluation and the effective design of adaptation strategies.

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  • Validation workshop of the climate risk analysis on district level in Ghana

    On October 13 and 14, the validation workshop of the climate risk analysis on district level in the Upper West Region in northern Ghana took place with stakeholders from the Ghanaian local governments, academia, civil society and international organisations working on climate change and agriculture.

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  • Farmradio International reports on climate risk analysis for Ethiopia

    The NGO Farmradio International and its Ethiopian branch developed a radio script which informs farmers about the climate risks and adaptation strategies identified and evaluated in the climate risk analysis.

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