The mission of
the Africa branch of DEWA (DEWA-Africa) is to improve access to meaningful
environmental data and information, and increase capacity in Africa to use
environmental information for decision-making and action.
Africa Environment Outlook - Our Environment, Our Wealth: AEO-2 report
Africa’s environmental resources as an asset for the region’s development.
The assessment highlights the opportunities presented by the natural resource
base to support development and the objectives of the African Union (AU)
and the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD).