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AGNES @ Africa Climate Summit and Africa Climate Week

September 4, 2023 - September 8, 2023


The AGNES team and our partners will participate in a number of engagements and events during the landmark Africa Climate Summit and Africa Climate Week, both being held in Nairobi in the first week of September. Explore the details below and follow @AGNESAfrica1 for updates.

Kenya, representing the African Union and UNFCCC, is all set to host the Africa Climate Summit (ACS) from September 4th to 6th, followed by Africa Climate Week (ACW) from September 4th to 8th. These events are of paramount importance as they pave the way for COP28.

ACS, taking place from September 4th to 6th, serves as a crucial gathering for African Union member states. It provides an invaluable platform for these nations to unite and advocate for heightened climate action. The primary aim is to bolster livelihoods, expedite economic growth, and facilitate Africa’s access to international markets while steering clear of emission-intensive development. During ACS, African states will openly align their objectives to unlock climate finance and investments, fostering greater climate resilience and just transition pathways for the continent.

ACW, spanning from September 4th to 8th, is part of the UNFCCC’s annual Regional Climate Weeks. In 2023, ACW assumes even more significance as it gears up for the UN Climate Change Conference COP28 in Dubai and the conclusion of the inaugural Global Stocktake. This Global Stocktake plays a pivotal role in charting the course to achieve the core objectives of the Paris Agreement.

AGNES Africa Climate Summit (ACS)/Africa Climate Week (ACW) Side Events

Understanding maladaptation in Africa Informing best practice, policy and investment (4) Strengthening gender integration in climate policy and action in Africa (4) Perspectives of National Climate Change Legislation in West Africa (2) Climate Governance Empowering Climate Leaders for Collective Impact (2) LONG-TERM LOW EMISSION AND CLIMATE RESILIENT DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES LANDSCAPE IN AFRICA (1) Unlocking Finance Cross border Adaptation in the Horn of Africa (2) AGNES is excited to support these critical initiatives that hold the potential to drive transformative change for Africa’s climate future. Let’s come together and champion climate resilience and sustainable development across the continent.


September 4, 2023
September 8, 2023
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AGNES Africa


Kenyatta International Convention Center, Nairobi Kenya
P.O BOX 37832
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