Working with Communities in East Africa to Manage Diarrheal Disease and Dengue Risk in a Changing Climate

Countries involved: Kenya, Tanzania

Organizations involved: Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre, International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Kenya Red Cross, Tanzania Red Cross, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Rockefeller Foundation

The pilot project in Indonesia, Kenya, Tanzania and Vietnam introduced community targeted early warning, early action systems that empowered communities to better manage dengue and diarrhoeal risk through the use of climate information.

Website: http://www.climatecentre.org/downloads/files/Case%20studies/CC_HMR%20brochure_A4_6%20web.pdf