Northern Africa

Exploring Climate Connections: First in a Series

By May Boeve, executive director: This is the first in an ongoing series of blogs I’ll be doing about how climate change, and the work of, connect to other major movements and global issues that are surging. This kind of work isn’t new for us, and in fact, we often speak out and (More...)

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From Cape Town to Amman, #WeFightClimateChange

There’s something I’ve been struggling with lately: the image of suited world leaders meeting in giant conference rooms at COP21 in Paris in December that just doesn’t fit with the real image of climate change that so many people are facing across our continent. The Paris negotiations could potentially send a signal that world governments (More...)

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The Power Shift wave has started

We recently shared updates on how we were preparing to experience a rich, intense and colorful month of March, with various power shift events/workshops/gatherings being launched in various places of the Africa-Arab region. On the 6th to 9th of March, a three-day workshop was held in Egypt where the fight against coal is becoming taken (More...)

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A wave of Power Shift events in Africa-Arab region

After six months of intense preparations, consultations, drafting, coaching and submission and sometimes rewriting texts, Power Shift projects are getting started one after the other in Africa-Arab world. Two weeks back, team Gabon kicked off with a workshop on climate leadership that gathered 40 young people who will be playing the role of local climate (More...)

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Khartoum, Sudan

An event was organised at Khartoum University jointly by the physics department society and a student society called EVA “engineering vision association”. It included a lecture and discussion, an exhibition and film screening. (More...)

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