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CEPA aims to enhance policy response towards climate change management. CEPA focuses on climate change and land advocacy and policy research. CEPA has played a role in coordinating voices of civil society on climate change policy issues. CEPA continues to engage policy makers, disseminate policy information and facilitate community participation in adaptation planning processes. Resources from these and other organizational engagements have been made available for advocacy, reference and general information.

Full List of CEPA Climate Change Documents Follow:

9th Southern Africa Civil Society Forum Climate Change Statement

9th Southern Africa Civil Society Forum Climate Change Statement

Statement on the 9t Southern Africa Civil Society Forum on Climate change

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9th Southern Africa Civil Society Forum- Acting Together Ensuring Accountability

9th Southern Africa Civil Society Forum- Acting Together Ensuring Accountability

9th southern Africa Civil Society Forum-Acting Together Ensuring Accountability

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20 Years of African CSO Involvement in Climate Change Negotiations- Priorities, Strategies and Actions

20 Years of African CSO Involvement in Climate Change Negotiations- Priorities, Strategies and Actions

An exploration of African CSO engagement in the UNFCCC Conference of Parties (COPs) process

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2011-2012 Draft National Budget Analysis on Climate Change

2011-2012 Draft National Budget Analysis on Climate Change

An analysis of the 2011/2012 draft budget with a focus on resources earmarked for implementation of activities and programs that relate to climate change, environment and natural resources management

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A Guide to the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology ROAM

A Guide to the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology ROAM

A handbook to guide assessment teams through the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology (ROAM)

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A Study of the Economic and Social Impact of Three Irrigation Schemes in Dedza and Ntcheu Districts

A Study of the Economic and Social Impact of Three Irrigation Schemes in Dedza and Ntcheu Districts

A study to assess the extent to which forecasts that were made about social and economic benefits of rural irrigation schemes were realise d on the ground

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A World of Opportunity Map 2015

A World of Opportunity Map 2015

A map showing areas where forests or woodlands can grow naturally but are diminished by human impact, so that the forest is either missing or its density is significantly reduced. It is intended to inform policy-making at the global level

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Arborvitae Volume 45 - Forest Landscape Restoration Potential and Impacts

Arborvitae Volume 45 - Forest Landscape Restoration Potential and Impacts

A newsletter that has issues to do with forest landscape restoration potential and impacts

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Assessment of Agricultural Sector Policies and Climate Change in Malawi

Assessment of Agricultural Sector Policies and Climate Change in Malawi

A report from the study conducted to determine the extent to which the agricultural sector policies integrate with climate related issues to influence agricultural practices in Malawi

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Beating Famine Today Issue Four

Beating Famine Today Issue Four

A newsletter on climate change adaptation and mitigation for agriculture production

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Brief on Status and Issues of Climate Change Negotiation in Lima

Brief on Status and Issues of Climate Change Negotiation in Lima

This report provides an overview of the development of the negotiations within the UNFCCC since COP 19 in Warsaw. It summarizes the key developments in 2014 and provides short overviews for all negotiation areas

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Case Study on Conservation Agriculture in Dedza

Case Study on Conservation Agriculture in Dedza

Case study on conservation agriculture practices in Dedza

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Case Study on Conservation Agriculture in Nsanje

Case Study on Conservation Agriculture in Nsanje

Case study on conservation agriculture practices in Nsanje

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CEPA Draft Position Paper - Towards Development of a Climate Change Policy in Malawi

CEPA Draft Position Paper - Towards Development of a Climate Change Policy in Malawi

This paper seeks to identify the gaps in the existing policy and legal Framework related to climate change policy

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CEPA ECRP DISCOVER Advocacy Report - Year 2 Quarter 2

CEPA ECRP DISCOVER Advocacy Report - Year 2 Quarter 2

ECRP DISCOVER programme advocacy quarterly report

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Charcoal Factsheet

Charcoal Factsheet

An information brief on the economic significance of charcoal production and its environmental costs

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Chitetezo Mbaula Guidelines

Chitetezo Mbaula Guidelines

Guidelines on the production and use of improved cook stoves

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Climate Change Adaptation Best Practices

Climate Change Adaptation Best Practices

A compilation of selected adaptation best practices from the interventions implemented by different stakeholders in various districts declared vulnerable

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Climate Change and Rural Communities in Malawi - Towards Policy Implementation

Climate Change and Rural Communities in Malawi - Towards Policy Implementation

A compilation of three papers which provide a synopsis of the state of knowledge and activities as well as policy responses to climate change impacts. The analysis highlights critical gaps which need to be addressed to make responses to climate change more effective.

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Climate Change Policy and Legal Framework in Malawi- Towards a Comprehensive Policy Framework

Climate Change Policy and Legal Framework in Malawi- Towards a Comprehensive Policy Framework

This brief examines the current national policy and legislation addressing climate change. It also highlights the key challenges related to climate change and proposes possible recommendations.

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Community Experiences with Climate change - Case Study of Salima District

Community Experiences with Climate change - Case Study of Salima District

A compilation of case studies on community climate change experience in Salima district

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Declaration on the III Regional Summit on Climate Change

Declaration on the III Regional Summit on Climate Change

Declaration on the 111 Regional Summit on climate change

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Direct Funding Means Quicker Action in Climate Change

Direct Funding Means Quicker Action in Climate Change

A presentation of benefits of direct funding into climate change

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DISCOVER Narrative Report - Year 2 Quarter 2

DISCOVER Narrative Report - Year 2 Quarter 2

ECRP DISCOVER quarterly narrative report

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East and Southern Africa Regional Workshop on Linking Local Experiences with Policy Processes in Climate Change

East and Southern Africa Regional Workshop on Linking Local Experiences with Policy Processes in Climate Change

This document gives a background and objectives of the Southern Voices Climate Change workshop on ‘Linking local experiences with policy processes in climate change: Lessons from adaptation, sustainable energy and community forestry

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Economic Valuation and Restoration Carbon Accrual

Economic Valuation and Restoration Carbon Accrual

Assessing the net economic benefits and carbon mitigation potential of Forest Landscape Restoration

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ECRP Bulletin December 2015

ECRP Bulletin December 2015

A biannual bulletin which highlights key achievements, challenges and lessons learnt in ECRP

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ECRP Bulletin June 2015

ECRP Bulletin June 2015

A biannual bulletin which highlights key achievements, challenges and lessons learnt in ECRP

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ECRP Bulletin March 2014

ECRP Bulletin March 2014

A biannual bulletin which highlights key achievements, challenges and lessons learnt in ECRP

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ECRP DISCOVER Advocacy Strategy

ECRP DISCOVER Advocacy Strategy

The Enhancing Community Resilience Project policy advocacy strategy

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ECRP E-survey Report

ECRP E-survey Report

ECRP E-survey report on impact of CEPA publications in the programme

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ECRP PVA Consolidated Report

ECRP PVA Consolidated Report

ECRP Participatory vulnerability assessment report

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ECRP Theory of Change

Enhancing Community Resilience Project theory of change

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Financing the Cost of Climate Change - Two perspectives on who, what, and how

Financing the Cost of Climate Change - Two perspectives on who, what, and how

This report brings attention to the latest development of the World Bank’s response to the challenge of climate change. It also presents a case study from Malawi conducted by CEPA to exemplify the need for financing for climate change in Malawi

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Forest Landscape Restoration Overview

Forest Landscape Restoration Overview

An overview of forest landscape restoration. It incorporates many diverse land uses - based on the context of the land and the needs of the community

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Governance Assessment of Participatory Forest Management in Malawi

Governance Assessment of Participatory Forest Management in Malawi

Workshop on Linking local experiences with policy processes in climate change

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Impact Assessment of Chitetezo Mbaula - Improved Household Firewood Stove in Rural Malawi

Impact Assessment of Chitetezo Mbaula - Improved Household Firewood Stove in Rural Malawi

A study to assess the impacts resulting from the usage of improved firewood stoves in rural Malawi

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Into Unknown Territory - The Limits to Adaptation and Reality of Loss and Damage from Climate Impacts

Into Unknown Territory - The Limits to Adaptation and Reality of Loss and Damage from Climate Impacts

This paper contextualises issues around loss and damage as a result of climate change and demonstrates the urgent necessity for a range of approaches to address it through scaled up adaptation and mitigation measures

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Likely Impacts of Climate on Water Availability

Likely Impacts of Climate on Water Availability

A case study of adverse climate change impacts on water availability, agriculture production and food security

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List of Media Practitioners Trained in CC and DRM Reporting

List of Media Practitioners Trained in CC and DRM Reporting

A compilation of media practitioners trained by CEPA through ECRP

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Livestock Scale-up Case Study

Livestock Scale-up Case Study

A case study of livestock production in ECRP targeted areas

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PERFORM Gender Analysis and Plan

PERFORM Gender Analysis and Plan

A gender analyses for the PERFORM project

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PMU DISCOVER Narrative Report- Year 2 Quarter 1

PMU DISCOVER Narrative Report- Year 2 Quarter 1

A narrative report on the status of project implementation in ECRP

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Policy Brief on Mainstreaming Climate Change into Development Policies

Policy Brief on Mainstreaming Climate Change into Development Policies

A review of key issues related to integration of the climate change agenda in national development planning

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Policy Brief on National Adaptation Programme of Action

Policy Brief on National Adaptation Programme of Action

A brief summary of the National Adaptation Programme of Action (2006)

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Policy Brief on the Current National Policies and Strategies Related to Wetlands Use and Climate Change

Policy Brief on the Current National Policies and Strategies Related to Wetlands Use and Climate Change

A brief assessment of the relevant policies and strategies related to wetland use and management and climate change

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Policy Brief on the Status of Policy Implementation for Enhancing Community Resilience in Malawi 2013

Policy Brief on the Status of Policy Implementation for Enhancing Community Resilience in Malawi 2013

An assessment of policy implementation for community resilience enhancement in the ECRP project

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Policy Brief on the Status of Policy Implementation for Enhancing Community Resilience in Malawi 2014

Policy Brief on the Status of Policy Implementation for Enhancing Community Resilience in Malawi 2014

An assessment of policy implementation for community resilience enhancement in the ECRP project

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Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology Briefing Note

Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology Briefing Note

A briefing note on the Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology (ROAM)

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Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology ROAM

Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology ROAM

A guide for interested users to identify landscapes that offer opportunities for restoration considered at a national and subnational level; and to gain preliminary information about those lands in order to undertake successful restoration planning and eventual implementation

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Stove Camp 2012- Bringing the Benefits of Cleaner Cook stoves to More People

Stove Camp 2012- Bringing the Benefits of Cleaner Cook stoves to More People

A report on the stove camp held in Lilongwe from March 20th to 23rd, 2012 to enhance awareness and improve understanding among stakeholders about the importance of biomass energy and improved cook stoves

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Surviving in the Hard Times of Climate Change

Surviving in the Hard Times of Climate Change

A compilation of climate change adaptation case studies from Salima

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The 2011-2012 Mid-Year National Budget Analysis with Focus on Climate Change

The 2011-2012 Mid-Year National Budget Analysis with Focus on Climate Change

A mid year review of the approved 2011/2012 budget with a focus on resources earmarked for implementation of activities and programs that relate to climate change and natural resource management

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The Bonn Challenge and Landscape Restoration

The Bonn Challenge and Landscape Restoration

A practical, action-orientated platform to facilitate the implementation of several existing international commitments that require restoration, including the CBD Aichi Target 15, the UNFCCC REDD+ goal and the Rio+20 land degradation target

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The Bonn Challenge Phase 2

The Bonn Challenge Phase 2

A global goal to restore 150 million hectares of degraded and deforested lands by 2020

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The Characteristics of Resilience Building

The Characteristics of Resilience Building

This paper outlines a common understanding of resilience-building

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The Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration

The Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration

A publication on the advantages of joining global partnership on forest landscape restoration

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The Nairobi Declaration

The Nairobi Declaration

A review and analysis of the outcomes of COP18/CMP8 and their implications for Africa

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UN Humanitarian Situation Update - July 2012

UN Humanitarian Situation Update - July 2012

An update on the UN Humanitarian Situation

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