Africa Talks Climate
Africa Talks Climate (ATC) is the most extensive research conducted to date on public understanding of climate change in Africa. Fieldwork completed in 2009 convened discussions with over 1000 citizens and nearly 200 opinion leaders in ten countries across sub-Saharan Africa. ATC sought to assess current attitudes and understanding and identify how media and communication can best support Africans’ response to climate change.
Palm Watch – Africa
Palm Watch – Africa is an online media platform focused on new oil palm development in West-Central Africa. Research, reporting and a participatory citizen network draw attention to the rapid expansion of oil palm investments across the Congo Basin. Providing in-depth information and multiple opportunities for citizen engagement, Palm Watch – Africa aims to stimulate inclusive debate and foster grassroots strategies for environmental protection and sustainable development.
Palm Oil Action Group
Palm Oil Action Group is concerned about oil palm plantation development and the associated deforestation in Indonesia, Malaysia and Papua New Guinea. Their website includes an explanantion of the impact of oil palm plantation expansions on climate change, deforestation and ingigenous communities, as well as Resources section.
The Popular Education News
The Popular Education News is a free email newsletter about popular education and community organizing resources for facilitators and practitioners. The websites includes a rich resources section and bibliography.
The Barefoot Guide Connection
The Barefoot Guide Connection is a global and local community of social change leaders and practitioners, from many countries, sharing our diverse practices to deepen and develop approaches and initiatives to contribute to a changing world.