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Climate Related Security Risks in Sub-Saharan-Africa

Shedding light on the complex relation between climate change and security

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung / Regional Programme Energy Security and Climate Change Sub-Saharan Africa, based in Yaoundé, Cameroon organizes a two-day conference on climate related security risks in Sub-Saharan Africa to shed light on the complex relation between climate change and security. Assessing the current impact of climate change on different security aspects in the three geographical areas Sahel, Lake Chad and Horn of Africa will be at the core of the political discussions at a regional and international levels.


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This event has been cancelled. Thank you!


Participation costs (round trip economic flight ticket, hotel and food, visa fees) for the conference will be covered for selected participants from outside Nigeria. KAS welcomes self-funded participation of interested individuals.


Documents for registration:

If you are interested to participate, please submit the following documents (deadline: 29. February 2020):


  • Short biography (150 words maximum);
  • Updated short CV (3 pages maximum);
  • Passport data page.
  • Preferred travel route


IMPORTANT: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) will confirm your invitation via email. Costs will be covered only if you have received a written confirmation. All flights and accommodation will be booked by KAS only. Individual booked flight and accommodation will not be reimbursed.

Further Information:


For further inquiry do not hesitate to contact Mr. Armand Fopah Lele at

Here you will find the program for download: Draft Concept Note-Climate related security risks SSA.pdf

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Foundation Office Nigeria
10 Tapeta Street, Wuse 2,
P.O. Box 2960 Garki, Area 19 Abuja, Nigeria Abuja
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Alternative venue

Hotel Fraser Suites, Abuja, Nigeria



Dr. Armand Fopah-Lele


Research Officer