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October 23, 2017

2017 Advisory Committee Meeting of the Platform on Disaster Displacement in Geneva, Switzerland

The 2017 Advisory Committee Meeting of the Platform on Disaster Displacement (formerly Nansen Initiative) is being held at Chateau Bogis Bossey, Switzerland, from the 23-24 October 2017. more…

October 12, 2017

National Workshop: Cameroonian Delegation in preparation for COP 23

The Minister of the Environment of Nature Protection and Sustainable Development, His Excellency Hélé Pierre, chaired a workshop organized by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Ministry of Environment of the Protection of Nature and Sustainable Development (MINEPDED). more…

October 11, 2017

Seminar on "The Kenyan Climate Change Act Nr. 11 of 2016" in Nairobi, Kenya

On Friday 29th September 2017 Strathmore Law School and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for sub-Saharan Africa (CLESAP) hosted a joint workshop on the new Kenyan Climate Change Act more…

October 11, 2017

International workshop on soils protection in Kampala, Uganda

The Workshop, which was co-organized by the German Environment Agency (UBA), the Konrad-Adenauer Stiftung – Climate Policy and Energy Security Program for Sub-Saharan Africa (CLESAP), Markerere University and Kampala International University took place from 26-27 in Kampala, Uganda. more…

September 27, 2017
dgàd, Mr. Valentin Wagnour Tchonkap, Inspecteur Nr.1 du MINEPDED, point focal pour le Cameroun CCNUCC, Prof. Dr. Oliver Ruppel, Directeur programme régional sur la politique Climatique et la sécurité énergétique en Afrique Subsaharienne, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung,

Cameroon in preparation for COP 23 in Bonn, Germany

The Ministry of Environment, Nature Protection and Sustainable Development of Cameroon (MINEPDED) organized a meeting on the 14th September 2017 in the Information and Documentation Center on Environment in Yaoundé, Cameroon, with focus on the preparation for the UN conference on Climate Change, COP 23 in Bonn this year.

September 27, 2017
COP in MyCity 2017, 20-22 September, Yaoundé in Cameroon

COP in MyCity 2017, Yaounde, Cameroon

With the collaboration of AJVC ("Association Jeunesse Verte du Cameroun"), the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organized the workshop "COP in MyCity " from the 20th to 22nd of September 2017 at the Palais des Congrès in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

September 27, 2017

Meeting with Madame Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC

The side exchange took place in Libreville Gabun, where the 16th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment was held. more…

September 26, 2017

New Publication:" The impact of Climate Change Law on the principle of State Sovereignty Over Natural Resources"

A new KAS publication on the topic of climate Change Law by Dr. Sanita Van Wyk just still ready for the 23rd UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn in November 2017. more…

September 14, 2017
Prof. Dr. Josef Gochermann: Professor of Marketing and Technology Management, Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences; Christine von Lonski: General Manager, German Water Partnership ; Prof. Dr. Linda Godfrey: Manager Waste RDI , Council for Scientific Research,Pretoria; Dr. Friedrich Hetzel: Head of Department Water and Waste Management, German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste; Prof. Dr. Oliver Ruppel, Director Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa, KAS

KAS at the opening of IFAT Africa 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa

From 12-14 September 2017 IFAT Africa, the world leading brand for environmental technologies, was held for the second time at the Johannesburg Expo Center in South Africa. Professor Oliver Ruppel represented the KAS (Program for Climate Policy and Energy Security in Sub-Sahara Africa) and moderated the opening discussion.

September 13, 2017

Discussion Forum around Lake Chad

"First Yaounde discussion Forum around Lake Chad: Humanitarian Crisis exacerbated by Climate Change!"

The well attended discussion Forum took place on the 05th of September 2017 in the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung regional office in Yaounde. more…