The International Universities Climate Alliance ('Climate Alliance') represents the world’s highest performing climate research institutions with a united mission to communicate climate change to the global community with authority and clarity.

Transforming Social Inequalities Through Inclusive Climate Action in Africa

Multi-dimensional poverty and inequality continue to persist in Africa’s societies.

The majority of African livelihoods rely on income from agricultural activities, which makes them vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. At the same time, the population on the continent is fast growing, which translates into rapid expansion of urban areas and associated infrastructural needs.