Adapting to climate change and enhancing resilience

– with a special focus on coastal cities

The stakes could not be higher for climate action in Africa – the impacts of climate change will put almost 50% of the continent’s GDP at risk by 2023.

Explore this online course on Learn With ICLEI Africa (it’s free)

Feedback from learners

"I enjoyed learning about the benefits of nature based solutions, how less costly they are and how they can assist local governments in adapting to climate change."

"I found the climate adaption strategies to be very useful and practical, not just theory based."

"The course is very informative and I enjoyed all the visual representations of the lessons."

This course was created from a guideline document that was funded by the Western Indian Ocean Marine Sciences association (WIOMSA), which has been supported through generous funding from the Government of Sweden.