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Climate change impacts and mitigation in the developing world: an integrated assessment of the agriculture and forestry sectorsPolicy Research Working Papers, World Bank, 2015This paper conducts an integrated assessment of climate change impacts and climate mitigation on agriculturalcommodity markets and food availability in low- and middle-income countries.DocumentInternational Organization for Migration, 2017The Socialist Republic of Viet Nam is one of the six pilot countries of the European Union-funded Migration, Environment and Climate Change: Evidence for Policy (MECLEP) project.DocumentClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2016Costa Rica is developing a Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) that will provide climate finance for best livestock management practices that generate climate change mitigation benefits.DocumentHeinrich Böll Foundation - European Union, 2016The single biggest cause of climate change is burning fossil fuels. The Carbon Majors - who include big coal, oil and gas - have extracted fossil fuels responsible for roughly two thirds of climate change pollution.DocumentHeinrich Böll Foundation - European Union, 2016Usually climate negotiations are publicly pilloried for creating confusion around the problem and delaying action. But the time has also come to inquire into their unintended effects on our thinking.DocumentClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2016The livestock sector is one of the major contributors in agriculture, by some estimates contributing up to 18% of the global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.DocumentClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2016This 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.Document
Climate change mitigation through intensified pasture management: estimating greenhouse gas emissions on cattle farms in the Brazilian AmazonClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2016Cattle ranching in Brazil is a key driver of deforestation and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The Brazilian government plans to reduce national GHG emissions by at least 36%, partly by reducing emissions in the livestock sector through strategies such as intensification, pasture improvement, and rotational grazing.Document
Benefits and costs of climate change mitigation technologies in paddy rice: focus on Bangladesh and VietnamClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2016Existing evidence and expert opinion indicate that AWD is very promising in terms of its potential to increase farmers’ yields and profits and GHG reduction potential in Bangladesh and Vietnam.Document
Climate change knows no borders: an analysis of climate induced migration, protection gaps and need for solidarity in South AsiaActionAid International, 2016Climate change is having devastating impacts on communities’ lives, livelihoods and food security across South Asia. Its consequences are so severe that it is increasingly contributing to migration, and this incidence is likely to escalate much more in the years to come as climate change impacts become more serious.