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
Nairobi, 17 February 2021: March to May is an important season for Kenya, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda…
Projected impact on food and fodder
- Very high risk of significant impact to both crops and rangela…
March to May is an important season for Kenya, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Somalia, and part…
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…