The short course on Climate Change Fellowship Program took place at the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on November 9th -20st 2015. The course brought together scientists and practitioners from a number of institutions in Africa and provided them with the enhanced understanding, skills and resources to design, organize and carry out global environmental change related studies in their own countries. The short course was facilitated by regional and local experts and include educational modules, hands-on and interactive exercises, and field visits. For this year’s training four themes were covered - Climate change and Green Growth; Economic Analysis of Adaptation Options; Climate change and Water; Climate Change and Gender