The Sustainable Settlements Facility (SSF) aims to meet the challenge of financing low-income, social and “gap” housing (fully and/or partially government-funded housing units) for a low-carbon and climate-resilient future for South Africa.
Generating fundamentally new climate science focused on Africa, and to ensure that this science has an impact on human development across the continent.
Connecting stakeholders to share experiences, information and expertise for the advancement of Low Emission Development Strategies in Africa.
Working with communities in South Africa to reduce vulnerability and increase resilience to climate variability and change.
Working in Southern Africa to improve country-owned climate finance portfolios, and their ability to access finance from multiple sources.
Demonstrating how water infrastructure in Southern Africa can be better planned, developed and financed and to deliver long-term impact with value for money.
Supporting public actors in the creation of favourable conditions for private and public sector financing of NOC implementation.
Supporting decision-makers in developing countries to design and deliver climate compatible development.
Sharing learning to improve the availability of user-relevant weather and climate information through co-production and capacity development.
SMEP aims to generate cutting edge scientific evidence that can improve existing knowledge of the environmental health and socio-economic impacts of selected manufacturing sectors across target countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia
The Adaptation Research Alliance believes that we need a new paradigm of action-orientated research to inform effective adaptation to reduce the risks from climate change, particularly for countries and communities that are most vulnerable – at the scale and urgency demanded by the science.
DecarBOOST is a three-year project launched to catalyze the transition towards a low-carbon society and promote financial flows consistent with resilient, sustainable development.
SSN has had a robust country programme in Ethiopia since 2012.
The Voices for Just Climate Action (VCA) programme is a lobby and advocacy programme implemented by a global alliance including SouthSouthNorth (SSN) the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Netherlands, Akina Mama wa Afrika (AMwA), Slum Dwellers International (SDI), Fundación Avina and Hivos, under the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ five-year strategic partnership: “Power of Voices”.
To this end, the Aligning Financial Flows with the Paris Agreement in Africa (AFF) programme seeks to develop a robust evidence base and knowledge tools to support African countries in identifying pathways and strategies to meet the overarching imperative of Article 2.1(c) of the Paris Agreement.