African perspectives on climate change research
The 27th Conference of the Parties (COP27) is being held in November 2022 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Having a climate summit hosted in an African country makes it timely to highlight climate change research from the continent. We asked a selection of researchers to share their thoughts on current research questions and how they affect African responses to climate change.
Maha Al-Zu’bi – IWMI Regional Researcher and CGIAR Initiative on Fragility to Resilience in Central and West Asia and North Africa co-lead – on translating interdisciplinary research to scaled-up climate action.
Al-Zu’bi, Maha; Dejene, S. W.; Hounkpe, J.; Kupika, O. L.; Lwasa, S.; Mbenge, M.; Mwongera, C.; Ouedraogo, N. S.; Toure, N. E. 2022. African perspectives on climate change research. Nature Climate Change, 12(12):1078-1084. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-022-01519-x