Increasing temperatures, higher rainfall variability, and shorter seasons (late onsets and early withdrawal of the rains) are already affecting millions of people across Eastern Africa. At ICPAC, we work to improve our understanding of climate trends, build scenarios, and analyse impacts. The high reliance of the majority of our region’s population on climate dependent resources, such as small scale farming, fishing or pastoralism, makes it one of the most vulnerable of the world to a changing climate.
Trends and projections
Analyse trends and projections of rainfall, temperature and extreme weather
Analyse Climate Extremes
Understand drivers of climate and weather extremes (ENSO, IOD, AMO).
Understand impacts of Climate Change on livelihoods.
We analyse different climate scenarios.
Advocacy for Climate Action
We advocate for Climate Change mitigation and adaptation.
Access to Climate Finance
Increase access of member countries to Climate Finance
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 22 July 2022: Over 50 million people are expected to face high levels of acu…
09 March 2022, Nairobi - Kenya: ICPAC, the IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre, has for…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC) he…
Circulation Patterns Associated with Current and Future Rainfall over Ethiopia and South Sudan from a Convection-Permitting Model
This is the first African-lead analysis of the high resolution climate change simulations which all…