Einführung/Introduction Madagaskar

Madagaskar ist eine Insel im Indischen Ozean, sie liegt vierhundert Kilometer von der Küste Ostafrikas entfernt. Madagaskar zählt zu den größten Inseln weltweit und erstreckt sich über 1.580 Kilometer von Norden nach Süden. Die Ost-West-Ausdehnung umfasst 600 Kilometer. Zur Topographie: Im Norden gibt es Hügelland und im Zentrum der Insel ein Hochplateau (1200-1500 Meter). Hochebenen erstrecken sich im Osten, Westen und Süden.

Weitere Informationen zum Klimwandel/-schutz auf Madagaskar

The country of Madagascar is an island situated 400 km off the east coast of Africa, separated from the mainland by the Mozambique Channel. It is the fourth large island, stretching 1,580 km from north to south and 600 km from east to west, with a coastline of about 5,000 km. The topography is varied; hilly in the north and in the central part of the island (high plateaus with altitude between 1,200 and 1,500 metres) and plains in the east, west and south. 

Source: http://www.sadc.int/member-states/madagascar/  

Climate Watch Data / Klimadaten: Madagaskar

Source: SDG Linkages Northrop, E., H. Biru, S. Lima, M. Bouye, and R. Song. 2016. “Examining the Alignment Between the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions and Sustainable Development Goals.” Working Paper. Washington, DC: World Resources Institute. Available online at: www.climatewatchdata.org

Governmental Policies / Klimapolitik der Regierung

LSE, Grantham Reserach Inst.: Madagascar, climate legislation and policies

UNFCCC Madagascar: Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC)

UNFCCC: Assessing the impacts of climate change on Madagascar's biodiversity and livelihoods

ECPDM: The Paris Agreement and African agriculture (Madagascar one of the pioneers)

Prevention Web: Health and climate change, country profile 2021, Madagascar

LDC Climate Change: Madagascar - initial, second and thirs national communication

Meteo Madagascar

WMO: Madagascar

WHO: Climate and health contry profile

World Bank: Building Madagascar's climate resiliency to ensure food security

World Bank: Vulnerability, risk reduction and adaptation to climate change

World Bank: Climate Change Knowledge Portal: Madagascar

Climate Investment Fund: Madagascar

Klimafinanzierung, Programm Schutz und nachhaltige Nutzung natürlicher Ressourcen - Madagaskar (BMZ)

Green Climate Fund: Sustainable landscapes - lack of water limits Madagascar's climate-smart agriculture

FAO: Climate-smart agriculture in Madagascar

UNDP: Adaptation Madagascar - Enhancing adaptation capacities and resilience

UNDP Adaptation Fund - Madagascar promoting climate resiliance - rice sector

UNICEF: Improving climate change resilience in Madagascar

UNEP: Ecosystem-based adaptation in Madagascar

Climate Rights: Madagascar

Reliefweb: Madagascar

Reliefweb: Madagascar: Drought - Aug 2018

Reliefweb: Strenghtening the adaptation and resilience of rural communities facing climate change in Madagascar

Reliefweb: It will be too late to help us once we are dead: The human rights impact of climate change in drought-stricken southern Madagascar


GIZ: Sustainable management of natural resources

GIZ: Anpassung der Landwirtschaft an den Klimawandel

USAID: Climate risk profile Madagascar

USAID: Climate change and environment

USAID: Madagascar: Building urban resilience to climate change

CCCAFS/CGIAR: East African agriculture and climate change - Madagascar

WFP in Madagascar

WB: Coping with drought through cash transfers in Southern Madagascar

Climateinvestmentfunds: Madagascar's strategic programme for climate resiliance

Overall Orange Alert Drought for Madagascar-2018




NGOs / NROs and experts on climate change


ELDIS: Madagascar - climate change

Biol. Con.: Madagascar: Rain, forests and farmers, Evidence of drought induced deforestation

Vulnerability of baobab species to climate change and effectiveness of the protected area network in Madagascar

World Wildlife Fund WWF: Climate change - Madagascar

WWF: Das bedrohte Paradies

GEF: Adapting Coastal Zone Management to Climate Change in Madagascar Considering Ecosystem and Livelihoods

IISD: IPC-IG Publishes Brief on Climate Change, Farming and Gender in Madagascar

Bioclimatic envelope models predict a decrease in tropical forest carbon stocks with climate change in Madagascar

International Red Cross/Climate Centre: Dissolving disasters in Madagascar

CARE: Klimaheldinnen, Nadelbäume gegen Naturgewalten

Scientific Research: The management of forest and deforestation, mitigatiion, and adaptation of climate change in Madagascar

AFZ: Beispiel Madagaskar: Ursachen und Entwickliung der Entwaldung

Climate Refugees: Madagascar is struggling under the weight of climate change

Forest4ClimateandPeople: Madagascar holds a pre-COP to prepare for Glasgow

African Arguments, Faliarivola, M. et al.: The forgotten, cascading crisis in Madagascar

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