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Summary for Decision Makers, June to September 2024 Season

Get our June to September (JJAS) 2024 season Summary for Decision Makers, addressing key sectors including:

  • Disaster Risk Management
  • Agriculture and Food Security
  • Water and Energy
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Livestock
  • Conflict

For optimal use of …

10 Jun 2024 Read More
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Technical Statement from the 67th Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum (GHACOF67)

The IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC) released the June to September 2024 seasonal forecast which indicates an increased likelihood of above-normal rainfall over most parts of the Greater Horn of Africa (GHA). The …

21 May 2024 Read More
Policy Brief
Policy Brief
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The Socio-Economic Value of Climate Services, Evidence from Kenya and Uganda

Climate change is now a common occurrence, exacerbating underdevelopment, poverty, and vulnerability in developing nations, including the IGAD region. Climate variability, marked by unpredictable and severe weather events like droughts, floods, and landslides, poses a …

08 May 2024 Read More
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Human Mobility and Climate Change in the IGAD Region

The effects of climate change, including its contribution to disaster risk, are impacting people’s lives and human mobility. In many cases, this is resulting in new patterns of human mobility1 within countries and across national …

08 May 2024 Read More
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Technical Report on the Ongoing Flood Impact in the IGAD Region

The IGAD region is grappling with an unprecedented challenge of a climate emergency within the member states. The region, vulnerable to extreme events including floods, has again been tested by the ongoing rains. Heavy rainfall …

26 Apr 2024 Read More
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Global Report on Food Crises for East Africa 2024 Snapshot

In 2023, 281.6 million people or 21.5 per cent of the analysed population faced high levels of acute food insecurity in 59 food-crisis countries/territories. The overall share of the analysed population facing high levels of …

24 Apr 2024 Read More
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Terms of Reference for Regional Technical Working on Anticipatory Action

The vision of the IGAD Regional Roadmap for Anticipatory Action (IRRAA) aims to develop a unified regional approach to anticipatory action. This approach will be integrated seamlessly into national policies and strategies, fostering anticipation of …

17 Apr 2024 Read More
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Drivers and impacts of Eastern African rainfall variability

Eastern Africa exhibits bimodal rainfall consisting of long rains (March- May) and short rains (October–December), changes that have profound socioeconomic and environmental impacts.

In this review, we examine the drivers and corresponding impacts of Eastern …

05 Apr 2024 Read More
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Observed changes in wet days and dry spells over the IGAD region of eastern Africa

Changes in wet and dry patterns have an impact on rain-fed agriculture, crop productivity, and food

security in Eastern Africa.

The purpose of this research is to look into the changes in wet days and …

03 Apr 2024 Read More