Project takes action for climate-responsive agriculture policies in East Africa

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Project takes action for climate-responsive agriculture policies in East Africa

The Policy Action for Climate Change Adaptation (PACCA) project is led by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) as part of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) Flagship on Policies and Institutions for Climate-Resilient Food Systems. The four-year project seeks to inform and link policies and institutions from… Read more »

Equipping fishers with adaptations to cope with impacts of climate variability and change

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Equipping fishers with adaptations to cope with impacts of climate variability and change

This work was supported by Rockefeller Foundation to enable The National Fisheries Resources Research Institute (NaFIRRI) in Uganda incorporate climate change science into research and development programs and to test and evaluate approaches for helping small scale fishers and riparian communities in Uganda cope with impacts of climate variablity and change using case studies of… Read more »

2014 Africa Progress Report: Grain, Fish, Money

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2014 Africa Progress Report: Grain, Fish, Money

From Sierra Leone to Chad, Africa remains one of the world’s fastest growing regions. In the past decade and a half, the only global region to grow consistently faster than Sub-Saharan Africa has been developing Asia. Africa’s average incomes have risen by a third.