G iven the great climate change capacity that has been developed by past IDRC-funded climate programs, there was a clear need to develop outstanding past grantees to the next level of capacity building and impact. This would involve further research and implementation of some of the findings and recommendations by the best researchers, policy makers and practitioners to generate, interpret and disseminate relevant climate change knowledge and information that is impactful in societies. In addition, this program will also support African climate change researchers and practitioners who have ideas that can scale, whether previously funded by IDRC or not.
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