Sustainable Development in Africa: Is the Climate Right?

Williams, James

The purpose of this document is to set out the IRI position on managing climate information in the development process in Africa, and to provide a convenient point of reference for all people working on related matters. The main message is that much better management of climate variability in a number of key sectors is essential to achieve the Millennium Development Goals and Sustainable Development in Africa. IRI, as an international development organization, is committed to the MDGs and is actively engaging partners in new ways to assist the process.

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International Research Institute for Climate and Society
International Research Institute for Climate Prediction
IRI Technical Report, 05-01
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June 1, 2010


Position Paper 2005.