Africa

Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most populous continent, after Asia in both cases. At about 30.3 million km2 (11.7 million square miles) including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth's total surface area and 20% of its land area. With 1.3 billion people as of 2018, it accounts for about 16% of the world's human population. Africa's population is the youngest amongst all the continents; the median age in 2012 was 19.7, when the worldwide median age was 30.4. Despite a wide range of natural resources, Africa is the least wealthy continent per capita, in part due to geographic …

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GAATW · 27 March 2557 English

The purpose of the hearings was to provide inputs for the HLD, and the report of the hearings was one of the background papers to the HLD. [...] GAATW-IS had …

Alliance consists of 125 Member Organisations in Africa (7), Asia (62), Europe (23), Latin America and  Ms Victoria Nwogu, Nigeria – Representative, Africa  Ms Bandana Pattanaik, India – Representative was desirable to involve at least one country in Africa, few GAATW IS members there provide direct protection Issue 2:  Print – 400 (Asia, Europe, The Americas, Africa)  Online – 943 (all Regions) Online subscription


GAATW 2010 ANNUAL REPORT

GAATW · 16 July 2556 English

Changing the anti-trafficking terrain Based on the knowledge gained from the Alliance strengthening and research activities above, we sought to shape the anti-trafficking arena, and to some extent the civil …

Membership  Working Group on Decision-Making Processes AFRICA Activities  Presentation at workshop to launch organisations  Facilitating communication between Africa-based MOs, IS, and Alliance THE AMERICAS Activities • Nkirote Laiboni, Regional Programme Officer – Africa • Nuttikan Boonpanyaroj, Office and Logistics Assistant


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GAATW · 20 June 2556 English

ADVOCACY AT UN EVENTS 6th UNTOC Conference of Parties After work at the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice and UN Human Rights Council in the first half …

 Ms Victoria Nwogu, Nigeria – Representative, Africa  Ms Bandana Pattanaik, India – Representative


Au Pair: Challenges to Safe Migration and Decent Work 1

GAATW · 30 March 2556 English

In the beginning of the political process leading up to the Convention, NGOs sought to advocate for the inclusion of au pairs during the ILO campaign Decent Work for Domestic …

of sending countries, including those in Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe. The scope for this research


Au Pair: Challenges to Safe Migration and Decent Work 1

GAATW · 30 March 2556 English

In the beginning of the political process leading up to the Convention, NGOs sought to advocate for the inclusion of au pairs during the ILO campaign Decent Work for Domestic …

of sending countries, including those in Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe. The scope for this research


TS - Technical Summary

IPCC · 16 October 2111 English

WGII Contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

Taikan Oki (Japan), Jane Mukarugwiza Olwoch (South Africa), Maggie Opondo (Kenya), Elvira S. Poloczanska William Solecki (USA), Dáithí A. Stone (Canada/South Africa/USA), John M.R. Stone (Canada), Kenneth M. Strzepek Villamizar (Venezuela), Katharine E. Vincent (South Africa), Rachel Warren (UK), Leslie L. White (USA), Thomas affiliation NORTH AMERICA SOUTH AMERICA EUROPE AFRICA ASIA AUSTRALASIA 90,844 63,985 27,472 11,898 12 contexts: 25-1, Boxes 25-5, 25-6, and 25-8] • In Africa, extreme weather and climate events including droughts


The Ocean - On-Line Supplementary Material

IPCC · 10 October 2111 English

WGII Contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

William Skirving (USA), Dáithí Stone (Canada/South Africa/USA), Michael T. Burrows (UK), Johann Bell (New


10 — Key Economic Sectors and Services

IPCC · 9 October 2111 English

WGII Contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

United States, Europe, eastern China, southern Africa, and area of dwellings), building codes and regulations Ibarraran, 2009; de Lucena et al., 2010). Asia and Africa are not well represented, appearing as aggregated lightning, high winds, hail, sand storms and dust, Africa/Mexico/parts of Latin America), and the Rest of change on analysis for Greece. For sub-Saharan Africa, adapting urban water may impact both mean and (Mogaka et al., 2006). Floods and droughts are South Africa are estimated to account for 20% revenue loss for


16 — Adaptation Opportunities, Constraints, and Limits

IPCC · 3 October 2111 English

WGII Contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

Richard J.T. Klein (Sweden), Guy F. Midgley (South Africa), Benjamin L. Preston (USA) Lead Authors: Mozaharul Lauren Rickards (Australia), Sarshen Scorgie (South Africa), Timothy F. Smith (Australia), Adelle Thomas (Bahamas) Habiba Gitay (Australia), James Thurlow (South Africa) Volunteer Chapter Scientists: Seraina Buob (Switzerland) the chapters assessing impacts and adaptation in Africa, Asia, and Latin America To enhance its policy 2008; Fleischer et al., 2011). Several studies from Africa have explored how It is important to note, however


12 — Human Security

IPCC · 3 October 2111 English

WGII Contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)

Oswald Spring (Mexico), Coleen H. Vogel (South Africa) Contributing Authors: Helen Adams (UK), Jennifer 2009); Kenya (Oluoko-Odingo, 2011); in Southern Africa (Drimie and Gillespie, 2010); in (Kabubo-Mariara South Africa (Molua Zimbabwe and Zambia (Mubaya et al., 2012). et al., 2010); and sub-Saharan Africa (Jones example, in parts of the Middle East and North Africa, the Andes, and chapters (Sections 7.3, 11.3, 13 reported food insecurity was especially serious across Africa and Latin American countries (Headey, 2013). The


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