S.Kilungu (CCAFS)


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Climate and Agriculture Network for Africa Training

Participants from more than 10 organizations came together on 11 May 2015 to attend a workshop on web content management and social media visibility training at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) in Nairobi. The training is aimed at increasing the variety of content on the Climate and Agriculture Network for Africa (CANA). The platform… Read more »

Photo by V. Atakos (CCAFS)

IMAGE BY Photo by V. Atakos (CCAFS)

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Greenhouse farming in Kitengela, Kenya

A number of farmers in arid- and semi-arid lands in Kenya are undertaking intensive crop production in greenhouses. Shown here are pictures taken from Kitengela, a semi-arid area in Kenya. The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), East Africa program is undertaking research to help farmers build resilience to climate… Read more »

P. Kimeli (CCAFS)


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Farmer planting tree seedlings

In the CCAFS Climate Smart Villages in Lushoto, Tanzania, farmers have been engaging in agroforestry, farmer learning events, improved land management and use of indigenous knowledge in weather forecasting.

V.Atakos  (CCAFS)


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A farmer at his Climate Smart Farm

Farmer John Obuom with his son at his Climate Smart Farm. On 21 – 22 March 2014, CCAFS East Africa hosted World Bank film crew at the Nyando Climate Smart Villages. They visited John Obuom’s Climate-Smart Farm. He is one of the champion farmers in the region.