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“Namibia is heating up: What does global warming of 1.5 °C mean for us?” Short-course on climate change for Parliamentarians
The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism in collaboration with the Climate Change Adaptation research results in Africa (CLARE-Namibia) are rolling out short courses on the 1.5- and -2 degrees climate change projections for Namibia to the Parliamentary Standing Committees on Natural Resources and Economics and Public Administration.
The short courses project that is being implemented by the University of Namibia (UNAM) and the Desert Research Foundation Namibia (DRFN) and the learning objective of these short courses is to raise awareness and understanding of Namibia’s specific climate change projections, implications thereof and International commitments to create and enable action in Namibia.
Below is the repository of the resource material used for this training:
The short course manual can be downloaded here->
Session 1: Introductory Session
The animation film on the projections is available on this link
Power point presentation: Introduction to Climate Change.pdf
The climate change quiz: 1a Science quiz.pptx
The Paris Agreement is available on this link
The National Climate Change Policy is available on this link
The National Climate Change Strategy and Action plan is available on this link
Namibia's Intended Nationally Determined Contribution is available on this link
Namibia's fourth National Communication to the UNFCCC is available here
Namibia's fourth Biennial Update Report to the UNFCCC is available here
Session 2: Climate Change Links
Session 3: Climate change and society
Session 4: Climate Financing and Climate Action