Welcome to Africa Activities

Over the years GRID-Arendal has been working on a range of project activities in Africa. Current activities relate to skills sharing and environmental knowledge generation through assessment and reporting. Falling under the Capacity Building and Assessment Programme of GRID-Arendal, Africa activities focus on providing science-based environmental information for resource management and decision-making.

Mt Elgon landslides

This short video documents the cause and effect of landslides which occur annually in the Mt Elgon region of eastern Uganda. The video is based on fieldwork and research conducted in June 2012 with the aim to assess the information and capacity needs with regards to disaster preparedness and response.

Featured Photos (Africa)