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Agroforestry, livestock, fodder production and climate change adaptation and mitigation in East Africa: issues and optionsWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2014This working paper argues that agroforestry and livestock-keeping both have the potential to promote anthropogenic climate change resilience and support each other in this context.DocumentInstitute of Resource Governance and Social Change, 2014This paper explores how food security, adaptation and carbon management objectives can be achieved at the local level? Constraints and opportunities are discussed from a local context in Indonesia.Document
Securing rights, combating climate change: how strengthening community forest rights mitigates climate changeWorld Resources Institute [ES], 2014This report analyses evidence linking community forest rights with healthier forests and lower carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from deforestation and forest degradation.DocumentGlobal Climate Change Alliance, 2014Chololo Ecovillage is a part of The Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA), an initiative of the European Union. This report argues that it provides an exemplary and empowering examples for communities to test, evaluate and apply a wide range of adaptation innovations in key sectors such as agriculture, livestock, water, energy and forestry.Document
Land use land cover change in the fringe of eThekwini Municipality: Implications for urban green spaces using remote sensing2014This study sought to determine a 22-year past and future land use and land cover trend and its implication on green spaces in an eThekwini Municipal Area’s peripheral settlement. Results show a consistent pattern of decline in land use and land cover types associated with green spaces and an increase in impervious surfaces.DocumentWinrock International, 2014This paper explores options for including land use in a future (post-2020) climate change agreement as anticipated by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP).DocumentClimate Focus, 2014This report was commissioned to identify greenhouse gas mitigation options in the agricultural sector. It gives a snapshot of the global mitigation potential in the year 2030, compared to a hypothetical baseline in which no additional mitigation from agriculture is attempted, beyond current adoption and intensification trends.DocumentAFRREV STECH: An International Journal of Science and Technology, 2014This journal article is aimed at examining, through literature search, the impact of climate change on food security in Nigeria with a view to making suggestions on strategies to mitigate the impact of climate change on the environment generally and food security in particular.DocumentInternational Food Policy Research Institute, 2014The purpose of the paper is to identify how climate change affects how people should approach the process of transforming agricultural systems (including crops, livestock, fisheries and forestry) to support global food security and poverty reduction in a sustainable way.DocumentNordic Council of Ministers, 2014This report analyses the current status of the land-use sector under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and its Kyoto Protocol, and formulates options for how various incentives and systems could be harmonised under a future climate treaty.