What is it all about?
The event will consist of lectures on different aspects of climate change prepared by reknowned experts in the field. The lectures will be prepared in a way that allows the contents to be understood by secondary school and university students. [More]

Climate Change Studies Library

In the context of "African Climate Teach-In Day" a Climate Change Studies Library has been established. This is a one-stop site where information on studies and reports are available and can be downloaded. This site will facilitate access to information on research and studies on climate change and allows contacts with the agencies performing such studies, hence increasing accessibility and know-how transfer.

"Interested persons/organisations are kindly invited to apply with their studies/reports for incorporation in the website (info@african.climateday.net)."

The documents are available in a "category view" and a "alphabetical view".

Category 1: Technical elements related to climate change
Category 2: Climate Change and Society
Category 3: Economics and Climate Change
Category 4: Political and policy aspects of climate change
Category 5: Education and Awareness-raising on climate change

IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (Synthesis)
Bali Aktions Plan - Report of the Conference of the Parties on its thirteenth session, held in Bali from 3 to 15 December 2007. Addendum. Part Two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties at its thirteenth session.
Estimating total power consumption by servers in the U.S. and the world
Estimating regional power consumption by servers: A technical note
German Watch - The Climate Change Performance Index
econsense Climate Policy Map - interactively creating maps on climate policy with one click
Climate Change and Security: Challenges for German Development Cooperation
Environmental Improvement Potentials of Residential Buildings (IMPRO-Building)
Global Change Research in Germany 2008
Ground-level ozone in the 21st century: future trends, impacts and policy implications
Ground-level ozone in the 21st century: summary for policy makers
Global warming in the twenty-first century: An alternative scenario
Impacts of Europe's changing climate
Trees, poverty and targets - Forests and the Millennium Development Goals by James Mayers, International Institute of Environment and Development (IIED)
Time for Plan B- Cutting Carbon Emissions 80 Percent by 2020
Costs and Potentials of Greenhouse Gas Abatement in Germany
Climate Change and Agriculture - Threats and Opportunities
Promoting Climate Change Adaptation in Asia and the Pacific
Making forests fit for climate change
Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in developing countries (REDD) - the link with wetlands
Climate Solutions - WWF's Vision for 2050
Climate Change 2007 - The Physical Science Basis
Energy Measures Report
Solving the Puzzle: Researching the Impacts of Climate Change Around the World
Climate Science 2008: Major New Discoveries
Innovation and Technology Transfer to Address Climate Change: Lessons from the Global Debate on Intellectual Property and Public Health
The natural fix? The role of ecosystems in climate mitigation
CO2 Emissions from Fuel Combustion
Climate Change Science Compendium 2009
Water in a changing world
Building a 2nd Generation of World Water Scenarios
Water Adaptation in National Adaptation Programmes for Action
Confronting the Challenges of Climate Variability and Change through an Integrated Strategy for the Sustainable Management of the La Plata River Basin
Climate Changes, Water Security and Possible Remedies for the Middle East
Lessons learnt from the IWRM demonstration projects: Innovations in local-level integrated water resource development in Malawi, Mozambique, Swaziland and Zambia
Water Storage in an Era of Climate Change: Addressing the Challenge of Increasing Rainfall Variability
Water Loss Reduction through Pressure Management
Using high resolution satellite data for the identification of urban natural disaster risk
Climate Change and Water: IPCC Technical Paper VI
Electricity Storage and Renewables for Island Power
Climate Change and Energy Systems