Zimbabwe Environmental and Climate Change Policy Brief (2016)

This Environmental and Climate Change Policy Brief aims to inform Sweden’s cooperation strategy process and provide analytic input to Sida’s preparation of a new strategy proposal for cooperation with Zimbabwe (2016-2020).

The purpose of the policy brief is to give the Embassy of Sweden in Zimbabwe an overview of the strategic issues to consider with regards to environment and climate change. It aims at briefly presenting key environmental sustainability challenges and opportunities in Zimbabwe, their linkages to poverty reduction and socio-economic development, in the context of the given entry points and areas of cooperation for Swedish development cooperation in Zimbabwe.

Authors: Ulrika Åkesson, Gunilla Ölund Wingqvist, Göran Ek, Emelie César