This environment and climate change policy brief has been written by the Helpdesk on request by the Swedish Embassy in Dar es Salaam. It provides an updated overview of challenges, causes, impacts of environment and climate challenges. The brief also includes opportunities arising from sound management of environment and natural resources and climate adaptation and mitigation and a review of policy frameworks and institutional capacity for managing environmental challenges. Finally the Helpdesk makes suggestions on ways forward to strengthen environment and climate integration in Swedish development cooperation in Tanzania.
Authors: Olof Drakenberg, Göran Ek, Karolina Fernqvist