Why Climate Change Adaptation costs Africa billions?

Climate change is costing Africa billions in adaptation and mitigation as the region becomes more vulnerable to climate impacts.

There is a need mismatch for adaptation finance.

According to WEF,

The seven countries plan to spend an average of 4 per cent of their GDP on adaptation annually,

Funding climate adaptation in Africa:

The fate of Africa relies upon the region’s government’s commitment towards allocating available funding to the right sectors