This research was supported by the Global Change System for Analysis, Research, and Training (START) in partnership with the University of Cape Town's Climate Systems Analysis Group, the World Climate Research Program, the Climate and Development Knowledge Network, the International Centre for Theoretical Physics, and the Swedish Meteorological-Hydrological Institute. We would also like to thank the regional downscaling groups who provided the downscaled data used in this analysis (see Table 1). Special thanks to Grigory Nikulin at the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute whose efforts ensured these data were post-processed to common grids and formats so that they were directly comparable in CORDEX-Africa analyses. We also acknowledge Eastern Africa modeling groups and their respective institutions for their roles in this research.
H. S. Endris would like to thank the SOCOCA project in Department of Geoscience at University of Oslo (DoG/UiO) for the scholarship support for his study at University of Cape Town.
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