C. Schubert (CCAFS)

Photo C. Schubert (CCAFS)

Assessing the Vulnerability of Agriculture to Climate Change in S. Africa

Climate change represents one of the greatest environmental, social and economic threats facing the planet today. In Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) countries, climate change is a major threat to sustainable development and the attainment of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The combined effects of climate change, increased global population and income growth, among others, threaten to… Read more »

V. Atakos (CCAFS)

Photo V. Atakos (CCAFS)

Policies for Climate Smart Agriculture Family Farming

The 2014 FANRPAN Annual High-level Food and Nutrition Security Multi-Stakeholder Policy Dialogue was held in Madagascar from the 29th September – 3rd October 2014 and attended by over 225 delegates from 22 African countries and beyond including all 17 FANRPAN member countries. The theme addressed under related global and regional initiatives; relevant was: 1. The… Read more »

J.L. Urrea (CCAFS)

Photo J.L. Urrea (CCAFS)

FANRPAN’s research findings on climate change adaptation

On the 1st of October 2014, FANRPAN officially launched three research reports on climate change adaptation in Southern Africa. The reports were a review of research and policies for climate change adaptation in the agriculture, health and urban sectors in Southern Africa. They were launched by His Royal Highness, Prince Seeiso Bereng Seeiso of the… Read more »