Interested in Climate Smart Agriculture ACCESS PORTAL HERE
BLOG
Photo: JF Okiror

Photo Photo: JF Okiror

, , March 27, 2017

What is the issue with gender budgeting?

0Comments

To highlight the importance of gender relations and equality in sectors such as agriculture, natural resources, education and health, gender and development practitioners have argued that expecting a country to develop with half of its population unable to fully participate in the process is like asking someone to work with one arm and leg tied… Read more »

Photo: T.Muchaba (CCAFS)

Photo Photo: T.Muchaba (CCAFS)

, , , , , ,

Celebrating women farmers in Nyando: transforming lives through climate-smart agriculture

0Comments

Nyando, a conservative society, is a rich agricultural flood plain around Lake Victoria in Western Kenya. Most households in Nyando are headed by women and food insecurity is a major challenge. As of 2011, 81% of the families experience 1-2 hunger months in a year, while 17% of the families experience 3-4 hunger months; a… Read more »

Photo: Alex Nyandwi/MinAgri Rwanda

Photo Photo: Alex Nyandwi/MinAgri Rwanda

, , , ,

Partnering with national meteorological services to support farmers in Africa

0Comments

Through the Enhancing National Climate Services (ENACTS) initiative, CCAFS works with the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) and other partners to support NMS in several African countries (Rwanda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Ghana, Mali, Madagascar) and the AGRHYMET Regional Center in West Africa, to overcome data gaps and to provide high quality climate information…. Read more »

©IFPRI/Milo Mitchell

Photo ©IFPRI/Milo Mitchell

, , , ,

West African students learn about climate-smart agriculture

0Comments

Recently, a curriculum developed by CCAFS on climate-smart agriculture (CSA) was used to teach students enrolled in the West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) Master’s programme on Climate Change and Energy at University Abdou Moumouni of Niamey Niger (UAM) at a 20-hour workshop. The workshop was about climate… Read more »

Photo: V.Atakos (CCAFS)

Photo Photo: V.Atakos (CCAFS)

, , , ,

How local fruit trees contribute to food security and resilience in the Climate-Smart Village of Daga-Birame, Senegal

0Comments

At the Daga-Birame Climate-Smart Village (CSV) of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), a number of initiatives have been developed and documented under the different components of the CSV approach. Of major interest is the community’s decision to seek ways to increase the population of local fruit trees in… Read more »

Sign Up Now

Join the platform and share your thoughts on building
climate resilience to Agriculture in Africa.



Get connected

Facebook

Twitter

Subscribe

newsletter

rss feed


All Content © 2017 Climate and Agriculture Network for Africa. All Rights Reserved. | Terms & Conditions Privacy Statement