Event Reports

"La COP CHEZ NOUS", COP in MyCity in Yaounde, Cameroon

Workshop for Youth representatives from the 10 Regions of Cameroon in preparation of the COP23, from 20 to 22 September 2017 at the Palais des Congrès de Yaoundé."COP in my city" is a concept that simulates COPs (Conferences of Parties), bringing together governmental and non-governmental climate change actors every year.

Conference and discussion "Emergence of Africa and the Challenge of Climate Change"

Exchange between traditional authorities, guardians of traditions and ancestral practices and young people from all fields of the university on the Emergence of Africa and the Challenge of Climate Change.

International Workshop "Legal instruments for the effective protection and sustainable management of soils"

Experts from all over the world exchanged on the protection and sustainable management of soils and the encountered challenges. Launch of International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy 2016.

1st Climate Law Seminar on "The Kenyan Climate Change Act Nr. 11 of 2016: Leading Africa on the way to COP 23?"

During the Seminar, the historical development of the law and policy surrounding climate change was addressed as well as emerging issues in this new area of the law.

Le Cameroun dans la préparation de la COP 23 de Bonn, Allemagne

Réunion au Centre d'information et de documentation sur l'Environnement réunissant partenaires techniques et financiers dans le cadre de la préparation du Cameroun à sa participation à la conférence des Nations Unies sur les Changements Climatiques qui se tiendra en Novembre de cette année à Bonn.

KAS bei der Eröffnung der IFAT AFRICA 2017 in Johannesburg, Südafrika

Die offizielle Eröffnungsveranstaltung von IFAT Africa, fand am 12 September 2017 in Johannesburg statt. Bei der Messe für Wasser-, Abfall- und Rohstoffwirtschaft war die KAS (Programm für Klimapolitik und Energiesicherheit in Sub-Sahara Afrika) von Prof. Dr. Oliver Ruppel vertreten.

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

Discussion Forum on "the Nexus between the Humanitarian Crisis in the Lake Chad Basin Region and Climate Change" with focus on the influence of environmental shift and different approaches in living with Climate Change.

Workshop "Biofuels in Cameroon: Challenges and opportunities"

Workshop with representatives of various public ministries in Cameroon to discuss challenges and opportunities related to Biofuels in general and in the country more specifically. The workshop included the presentation of the book "Roadmap for Sustainable Biofuels in Southern Africa: Regulatory frameworks for improved development?"

KAS congratulates incoming president of AMCEN, Minister Estelle Ondo

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) congratulates the incoming AMCEN President Madame la Ministre Estelle Ondo (Gabonese Ministry of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment Responsible for the Protection and Sustainable Management of Ecosystems).

Meeting with Madame Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

The Meeting took place on the side of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN) held in Libreville Gabon from 10-11 June 2017.

About this series

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, its educational institutions, centres and foreign offices, offer several thousand events on various subjects each year. We provide up to date and exclusive reports on selected conferences, events and symposia at www.kas.de. In addition to a summary of the contents, you can also find additional material such as pictures, speeches, videos or audio clips.

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