What is AIACC?
The course was funded by AIACC - Assessment of Impacts and Adaptations to Climate Change in Multiple Regions and Sectors (AIACC) through a grant to Council for Scientific and industrial Research (CSIR), South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) and the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS).
The use of the course material is gratefully acknowledged, together with all of the presenter's time to make it available via the Internet.
AIACC is implemented by the United Nations Environment Programme ane executed jointly START (System for Analysis, Research and Training) and TWAS (Third World Academy of Sciences). START - is part of the IGBP programme and is an instrument to involve the national institutions and national scientists in the IGBP research framework. The funding was provided by the Global Environmental Facility (GEF) with collateral funding provided by the United States Agency for International Development, the Canadian Protection Agency, the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the World Bank.