Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Africa: Energy & Environment

Elephant, Malawi, Ben Teah Nebo

New books: 

(Note: eBooks available to current MIIS students, staff and faculty only) 

Confronting Drought in Africa's Drylands: Opportunities for Enhancing Resilience
World Bank, 2016

Del Ninno, Carlo. Social Protection Programs for Africa's Drylands 
World Bank, 2016.

Eberhard, Anton A. Independent Power Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons from Five Key Countries
World Bank, 2016.

Nustad, Knut G. Creating Africas: Struggles Over Nature, Conservation and Land
*S934.A35N87 2015

Political Economy Analysis for Transboundary Water Resources Management in Africa
World Bank, 2017.

Rana, Roy. The Cost of Air Pollution in Africa
OECD, 2016.

Tree-based Production Systems for Africa's Drylands 
World Bank, 2016


In our print Reference Collection:

Africa: Atlas of our Changing Environment
G2446.G3A37 2008

Africa Water Atlas
G2446.C3A33 2010


In our DVD Collection:

Pembe ya Ndovu
SK36.7.P463 2014



An NGO with expertise in energy that focuses on research and capacity building in clean and affordable energy for the African region.

Africa Climate Change Resilience Alliance (ACCRA)
ACCRA is a research and advocacy organization that looks at adaptive capacity of communities.

Africa Climate Exchange
Funded by the MacArthur Foundation, this website of BirdLife International looks at climate change in Africa.  Over 600 documents are available for download through the site's library.

African Conservation Centre
Based in Nairobi, this NGO emphasizes research and training.

African Conservation Foundation
Links to projects and organizations in the region and by country.

Central Africa Regional Program for the Environment
CARPE is a US AID project that promotes conservation in the Congo Basin. Resources available through this site include State of the Forest Reports and GIS mapping and data.

EIA Country Analysis Briefs
Energy profiles of countries published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for Africa
The website of the UNEP Regional Office for Africa has links to documents, program descriptions and news.