Framing the potential of climate change interventions to support poverty reduction and promote equity whilst reducing climate risk
Sheona Shackleton, Nadine Methner, Darlington Sibanda, Roger Few & Mark Tebboth
TSITICA project working paper no 1, April 2022. Cape Town, South Africa: ARUA Centre of Excellence in Climate Change and Development & African Centre of Excellence in Inequality Research.
The first in a series of working papers, this paper describes the thinking and evidence that frames the TSITICA project’s research agenda, focussing on how local level adaptation interventions can contribute to enhancing livelihoods and reducing poverty and inequality, based on an extensive literature review. It discusses key insights from the climate change and development literature; climate change and poverty literature; climate change and inequality literature; and from the climate change, vulnerability, social justice and equity literature.
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