Chair of the CCAA programme Mbareck Diop highlighted the work of CCAA during a panel on environmental vulnerability, migration, peace and stability at the Italy-Africa conference on 21 April 2009. The presentation outline is:
Definitional clarity –what do we mean by human mobility?
* Vulnerability as the main driver to human mobility
* The African continent and climate change
* Links between climate change, human mobility and environmental degradation
* Building adaptive capacity and resilience –CCAA’s action research strategy, objectives, & responses
* Concluding Remarks.
Presentation at ‘Climate Change and Human Mobility on AfricaDialogue for a strategic cooperation between Italy and Africa’.International Conference towards the G8 Summit, Rome, Italy, 21 April 2009. 23 pp.