Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
A.W.E.C is Concerned About the Future
The Association for Women Empowerment Cameroon is deeply concerned about Climate change and therefore aim to strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters in all countries. We also assist in Improving education, awareness-raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warnings. The faith of the earth we believe lies in our responsibility to manage earths’ natural resource, bearing in mind the future consequences.
WHAT CLIMATE CHANGE IS ALL ABOUT
AWEC's Climate Change Programme for Sustainable Environment
- Engaging women in projects to augment strategies to scale up climate smart agriculture
- Climate change impacts need to be accorded climate justice so as to mitigate the climate change challenges
- Work with national ministries to provide high yielding seeds to women farmers. Seeds which are able to withstand continuing climatic challenges such as heavy rains and increasing temperatures.
- Constant trainings offered to women farmers in collaboration with national extension workers to enable women farmers to adopt best climate resilient practices.
- Work in synergy with national agricultural development organizations and environmental protection bodies to create public awareness about climate change challenges in the national territory and their communities in particular.