CSA in Madagascar /  Climate-smart agriculture in Madagascar

CSA in Madagascar / Climate-smart agriculture in Madagascar

Madagascar is currently the 5th worldwide among countries most exposed to risks due to climate change and the first country in Africa exposed. For 30 years since 1980, natural hazards including droughts, earthquakes, epidemics, floods, cyclones and extreme temperatures, caused economic damage of more than $ 1 billion in Madagascar and the agricultural sector is… Read more »

S.Kilungu (CCAFS)

Photo S.Kilungu (CCAFS)

Enhancing readiness to address climate shocks in Africa

By Tabitha Muchaba and Todd Rosenstock  Five African governments develop climate-smart agriculture country programs guided by a number of experts including CCAFS researchers. Africa is the continent which is least responsible for the global accumulation of greenhouse gases (GHG). But much of the continent, however, is already suffering from the negative impacts of climate change…. Read more »