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Vital Signs and Rwanda Environment Management Authority Host CBIT Inception and Stakeholders Consultation Workshop

Vital Signs and Rwanda Environment Management Authority Host CBIT Inception and Stakeholders Consultation Workshop

  • September 20, 2018
  • Posted by: Tom

Vital Signs and Rwanda Environment Management Authority Host CBIT Inception and Stakeholders Consultation Workshop


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Conservation International in RIC2018: Space Science for Sustainable Development

Conservation International in RIC2018: Space Science for Sustainable Development

  • August 27, 2018
  • Posted by: Tom

Conservation International in RIC2018: Space Science for Sustainable Development

Conservation International actively took part in both the pre-conference training and the Regional Center for Mapping of Resources for Development International Conference (RIC2018) held at Nairobi between 12th and 17th August 2018. The theme of the conference was “Space Science for Sustainable Development” The Cabinet Secretary for Lands Farida Karoney presided over the opening of the event.


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The ABCG Vitals Signs Partner’s Meeting:Driving Sustainable Development in Tanzania.

The ABCG Vitals Signs Partner’s Meeting:Driving Sustainable Development in Tanzania.

  • August 19, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

On July 26th 2018, Conservation International Vital Signs Programme organized a partner’s meeting at the Holiday Inn Hotel, in Dares Salaam. The meeting discussions centered on how data science tools can drive sustainable development, and  increasing the application of Vital Signs tools (Resilience Atlas, and Trends.Earth) to guide policy and practices towards increased sustainable production in Tanzania.


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Vital Signs and Partners Host the First Set of Green House Gas Inventory Training

Vital Signs and Partners Host the First Set of Green House Gas Inventory Training

  • August 9, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

In August 2018, Vital Signs as part of the Capacity Building Initiative for Transparency Project financed by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) collaborated with the USAID Low Emissions and Climate Resilient Development Project(LECRD), Climate Change Directorate (CCD), System for Land Based Emissions and Estimations for Kenya (


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Suitability of Agroecological Farmlands of Uganda’s West Nile And Northern Moist Farmlands for Cassava and Banana Production

Suitability of Agroecological Farmlands of Uganda’s West Nile And Northern Moist Farmlands for Cassava and Banana Production

  • August 9, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

By David Akodi,Vital Signs Uganda

The Vital Signs monitoring system has been collecting and integrating data in Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania and Ghana; to provide decision support tools to policy makers, businesses and farmers to influence development in a way that protects the environment, while also improving human wellbeing.


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Vital Signs Joins Partners in Uganda's NDC Partnership Plan Launch

Vital Signs Joins Partners in Uganda's NDC Partnership Plan Launch

  • July 3, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

On 26th June 2018, Conservation International (CI) through its Vital Signs Program joined in the launch of Uganda’s National Determined Contribution Partnership Plan.


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Soils and Climate Suitability for Cassava Production in Uganda

Soils and Climate Suitability for Cassava Production in Uganda

  • June 21, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

By David Akodi, Africa Innovation Institute, Kampala

The Vital Signs monitoring system has been collecting and integrating agricultural, environmental  and livelihoods data in Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania and Ghana; to provide decision support tools to policy makers, businesses and farmers to influence development in a way that protects the environment, while also improving human wellbeing.


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Participatory Analysis of Vital Signs Data Kicks Off In Rwanda

Participatory Analysis of Vital Signs Data Kicks Off In Rwanda

  • June 12, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

By Madeleine Nyiratuza


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Vital Signs prepares a baseline assessment for Ethiopia

Vital Signs prepares a baseline assessment for Ethiopia

  • May 29, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

By Monica Nooon and Tabby Njung'e

On May 18, 2018, CI's Vital Signs organized a stakeholder workshop in Addis Ababa, to understand baseline data needs for sustainable agriculture, livelihoods and biodiversity conservation in Ethiopia. The workshop brought together various stakeholders from development, research and government institutions to discuss existing datasets on agriculture, livelihoods and conservation in Ethiopia, gaps on existing data and availability of sources and quality of these data. 


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Consultant to Prepare the Project Document for a Medium Sized GEF Project in Rwanda

Consultant to Prepare the Project Document for a Medium Sized GEF Project in Rwanda

  • May 3, 2018
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

Closing Date: 17th May 2018
Location: Rwanda
Electronic Submission: vitalsignsrfp[at]conservation.org
 


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