Presentation on theme: "SOUTH AFRICAN EXPERIENCES EP MANALE. CLIMATE CHANGE SCHOOLS COMPETITION Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism launched the schools competition."— Presentation transcript:
CLIMATE CHANGE SCHOOLS COMPETITION Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism launched the schools competition. The competition is aimed at grade 5 and 6 learners The aim of the competition is to raise awareness on global climate change issues in South Africa
The climate change teacher’s resource guide: Learning about climate change DEAT launched the climate change teacher’s resource guide in 2003.This book is used by teachers to explore some of the key questions related to climate change. These issues include: The causes of climate change The effects of climate change Who is doing something about it?
Vulnerability and Adaptation DEAT organized a workshop on vulnerability and adaptation to climate change The participation was from government departments and other institutions The aim of the workshop was to identify sectors that can be affected A discussion paper drafted
Clean Development Mechanism A workshop organized to introduce the CDM to government departments A criteria was developed for the evaluation of projects