ADAPTATION AT SCALE FOR SEMI-ARID REGIONS (ASSAR) PROJECT COMMUNITY FEED BACKS
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Dr. Oliver Wasonga following ASSAR community feedback session at Kambi Garba at the outskirt of Isiolo town. The target audiences were members of Nasuulu wildlife Conservancy.

Dr. Oliver Wasonga and Dr. Staline Kibet has been leading the University of Nairobi Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR) research team in implementing research activities in Isiolo, Meru and Samburu Counties in Kenya. The project is a five year multi-disciplinary and multi-institutional consortium that is using insights from multi-scale and interdisciplinary work to inform and transform climate adaptation policy and practice. ASSAR works in semi-arid regions of seven countries in Africa (Kenya, Ethiopia, Ghana, Mali, Namibia, Botswana and South Africa) and India. ASSAR’s East Africa research team is led by the University of East Anglia, UK. In Attendance was Researchers from University of East Anglia Dr. Mark Tebboth and Prof. Nitya Rao.