Tag: Climate Smart Agriculture

CIAT-CCAFS Science Informed $250 Million World Bank Climate-Smart Agriculture Investment

By: Evan Girvetz Climate Change and Soils e.girvetz@cgiar.org The Challenge Kenya is highly vulnerable to serious threats posed by climate change and highly dependent on climate-sensitive natural resources. Given the extent of uncertainties in understanding how different systems, departments, and crops would likely be affected, there is a need for […]

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Breakthroughs in agriculture for action on climate change

Achieving sustainable development with climate-smart agriculture The facts are startling. More than 2 billion people (CDC, 2015) worldwide suffer from micronutrient deficiency – 795 million (FAO, 2015) of whom are undernourished. The challenge to nutritiously and securely feed the growing population is further exacerbated by climate change which […]

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Why climate talks need to focus on agriculture

Bringing science and development together through original news and analysis Speed read Food systems may cause a quarter of human-related greenhouse emissions ‘Climate smart’ methods such as intercropping and no-till farming can cut these The COP 21 talks must recognise agriculture’s role in fighting climate change Other sectors […]

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Enhancing Productivity and Livelihoods among Smallholder Irrigators through Biochar and Fertilizer Amendments at Ekxang Village, Vientiane Province, Lao PDR

          Sign Up For Email Updates Enter your email address: Follow IBI About IBI IBI Programs Connect Learn Resources News Contact Us Donate Join Search this site:   Submitted by daniel_chapman on Tue, 02/10/2015 – 20:58 Title Enhancing Productivity and Livelihoods among Smallholder Irrigators […]

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MSc in Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

MSc in Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security Disclaimer: This post is a re-blog for the purposes of information dissemination to a much wider audience and cultural diversity with the interest and focus to share ideas, knowledge and expertise in science, education, climate change, agriculture, etc. The opinion, […]

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