Coping with the Climate - A Way Forward
Summary and Proposals for Action
This report summarizes the results of a global review of the effectiveness of the RCOFs and related activities. Through an exhaustive stakeholder driven process, drawing on the experiences of hundreds of organizations, the review has sought to identify key issues, constraints and opportunities for improving the forum process and its contribution to the management of climate variability and change. Proposals are made to advance the goals of the RCOFs to reduce vulnerability to climate variability and change in sensitive regions and sectors.
A a multi-stakeholder review of Regional climate outlook forums concluded at an international workshop: October 16-20, 2000, Pretoria, South Africa