EEPFE’s Center Director and Senior Research Fellow, Alemu Mekonnen was invited to the Fourth Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-IV), held in Marrakech, Morocco from 8th to 10th October 2014.
The conference was organised through a tripartite collaborative of the African Union Commission (AUC), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) as part of the Climate for Development in Africa (ClimDev-Africa) programme. CCDA-IV was coordinated by the African Climate Policy Centre (ACPC). The theme for the conference was “Africa can feed Africa now: translating climate knowledge into action”. CCDA-IV brought together policy makers, scientists and practitioners.