President Kenyatta is the New Global Champion for Africa Adaptation Acceleration Program

Global leaders have congratulated Uhuru Kenyatta on his appointment as the Global Champion for the Africa Adaptation Acceleration Program (AAAP).

President Kenyatta has been a key driving force behind the AAAP, an Africa-led, Africa-owned initiative jointly developed by the Global Center on Adaptation (GCA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) which is mobilizing US$25 billion for climate adaptation in the areas of food security, resilient infrastructure, adaptation jobs, and climate finance by 2025.