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Policies and practices for climate smart agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative assessment of challenges and opportunities across 15 countriesFood, Agriculture and Natural Resource Policy Analysis Network, 2014This report is a product of the collaboration between the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) and the Earth System Governance Project, on policies for climate-smart agriculture.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.Document
The challenges of climate change: testing climate smart agricultural solutions for improved food securityAustralian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2016Climate change is likely to have far-reaching consequences for agriculture, natural resources and food security, demanding a response that integrates research, development and policy. Because of the disproportionate impact of climate change on the rural poor, priority investments should be directed towards poor agriculture, fish or forest dependent people whose livelihoods are most at risk.DocumentFocus on the Global South, 2015This report seeks to answer several questions on climate change, its causes, how it will affect people’s lives and environment and the importance of agroecology within this.Document
The Mitigation Advantage: Maximizing the co-benefits of investing in smallholder adaptation initiativesInternational Fund for Agricultural Development, 2015This report argues that helping farmers adapt to the impacts of climate change can also significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions.DocumentElsevier, 2011This journal article highlights that agriculture and food security are key sectors for intervention under climate change.DocumentActionAid International, 2014This report highlights questions being raised about the concept of ‘climate smart’ agriculture (CSA).DocumentWorld Bank, 2011This ‘beginner's guide’ to climate-smart agriculture has a focus on Africa.Document
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.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.