Development of the Climate Change Adaptation, Mitigation and Response Plan for uMzinyathi District Municipality

Urban Earth was contracted by uMzinyathi District Municipality (in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa) to develop a Climate Change Response Strategy for the District. The aim of the project was to develop a Climate Change Response Strategy for the uMzinyathi District that incorporates climate change mitigation and adaptation responses. Urban Earth's role was to develop a Status Quo Report and a Vulnerability Assessment for the District, as well as to run two participatory workshops with municipal officials from uMzinyathi District Municipality in order to build institutional capacity regarding climate change.