Think tank

Climate Action Partnership

CAP

Cape Town, South Africa

The Climate Action Partnership (CAP) is a powerful alliance of South African environmental NGOs that aims to reduce the impacts of climate change and increase the resilience of South Africa's biodiversity and communities by promoting intact ecosystems that are connected at a landscape level, building human capacity and implementing climate change adaptation and mitigation. CAP's Objectives are: to raise awareness around climate change and the links between climate change and the conservation of natural habitat; to promote the integrity of climate change projects by promoting the adoption of globally accepted standards, with an emphasis on the Climate, Community and Biodiversity Standards (CCBS); to advise on and support Southern African solutions for mitigation and adaptation to climate change with a biodiversity conservation outcome; to promote cross-sectoral policy that supports climate change mitigation and adaptation activities with a biodiversity conservation outcome; to achieve carbon reductions for the head offices of the CAP partner organizations.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cap.org.za

Address:
N/A

Country:
South Africa

Sub-region:
Southern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
South Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Network
Year founded
2008
Age (years)
Climate Action Partnership
 13
South Africa average
 27
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2020): N/A

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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