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The interface between access and benefit-sharing and biotrade in Namibia: exploring potential areas of synergy
K.K. Suleman / South African Institute of International Affairs 2017
Legal uncertainty and administrative and regularity burdens are serious impediments to sustainable and responsible biodiversity-based economic activities. With the entry into force of the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic R...
Climatic trends, risk perceptions and coping strategies of smallholder farmers in rural Uganda
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2015
Smallholder farmers in Uganda face a wide range of agricultural production risks, with climate change and variability presenting new risks and vulnerabilities. Climate related risks  such as prolonged dry seasons have become more...
Malawi summary of baseline studies: country report for the GFCS Adaptation Program in Africa
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2015
This report reflects the summary of baseline findings in Malawi, under the auspices of the Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) Adaptation Programme in Africa. It identifies gaps in climate information access and use a...
Is Climate-Smart Agriculture effective? A review of selected cases
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2015
Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) is an approach to address the interlinked challenges of food security and climate change, and has three objectives: (1) sustainably increasing agricultural productivity, to support equitable inc...
Climate change, agriculture, and adaptation in the Republic of Korea to 2050: an integrated assessment
International Food Policy Research Institute 2016
As the effects of climate change set in, and population and income growth exert increasing pressure on natural resources, food security is becoming a pressing challenge for countries worldwide. Awareness of these threats is critical t...
Methods for identifying low emissions development options for agriculture
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2016
Low emissions development strategies (LEDS) are national economic and social development plans that promote sustainable development while reducing GHG emissions. While LEDS programs have helped to mainstream economy-wide planning for ...
Review of climate service needs and opportunities in Rwanda
M. Nyasimi; M. Radeny; J.W. Hansen / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2016
Rwanda’s variable and changing climate is an increasingly serious challenge to the country’s agricultural sector and farming population. Climate information services are emerging as a means to support farmers to mana...
Evidence-based opportunities for out-scaling climate-smart agriculture in East Africa
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2016
Climate-smart agriculture (CSA) is being widely promoted as a solution for food insecurity and climate change adaptation in food systems of sub-Saharan Africa, while simultaneously reducing the rate of greenhouse gas emissions. Govern...
Gender dynamics in rice-farming households in Vietnam: a literature review
A. Gallina; C.R. Farnworth / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2016
This literature review is part of the CCAFS program on low emission agriculture flagship of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security. It serves as a background document to better understand g...
The scientific basis of climate-smart agriculture: a systematic review protocol
Climate Change Agriculture Food Security 2016
Climate-smart agriculture (CSA)—agriculture and food systems that sustainably increase food production, improve resilience (or adaptive capacity) of farming systems, and mitigate climate change when possible—has quickly been...
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