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Amazon deforestation reduced by nearly 84% - Brazil - Rappler

Amazon deforestation reduced by nearly 84% - Brazil - Rappler | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
NEWS.com.au Amazon deforestation reduced by nearly 84% - Brazil Rappler A member of the Public Security National Force --a national police elite unit-- walks through on the Amazonic forest reserve of Trairao, west of Para state, northern Brazil,...
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Dr Bruce Campbell - CSA - Facilitating Change Globally and Nationally - 26 May 2015

About the Speech: In this keynote address to the IIEA-RDS Leadership Forum on Climate-Smart Agriculture, Dr. Bruce Campbell, Director of the CGIAR ...
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Conservation Agriculture, a new technology linking generations

Conservation Agriculture, a new technology linking generations | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
RT @FAOKnowledge: Conservation #agriculture: sustainable & profitable agri, improving livelihoods of farmers http://t.co/ewpS0ZFoc3 http://…
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Project initiated to build resilient farming systems - SciDev.Net

Project initiated to build resilient farming systems - SciDev.Net | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
A four-year project aims to help small-scale farmers in West Africa adapt to climate change through agroforestry.
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Conservation agriculture vital in tackling climate change effects - Zambia Daily Mail

Conservation agriculture vital in tackling climate change effects - Zambia Daily Mail | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
ESTHER MSETEKA, Lusaka MINISTER of Agriculture and Livestock Given Lubinda says conservation agriculture is a strategic approach in mitigating effects of climate change, preserving soil, and water resources by farmers.
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Morgan Freeman's Powerful Climate Change Short Film

Morgan Freeman narrates this hopeful, must-watch short film about the need to solve the climate change problem. Subscribe to TDC: ...
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Clinton Development Initiative in Tanzania

The Clinton Development Initiative is providing agronomic training, higher yields, and increased market access for more than 85000 smallholder farmers in ...
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John Kufuor, UN Special Envoy for Climate Change and former President of Ghana

The international conference “Progressives for climate” gathered in Paris, on April 10th 2015, a large panel of experts and politicians to debate on national and ...
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The Story of Agriculture and the Sustainable Development Goals

The Story of Agriculture and the Sustainable Development Goals | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
Explore 'The Story of Agriculture and the Sustainable Development Goals' interactively with Farming First�s new online resource!
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How community-based organisations promote climate-smart practices in Kenyan drylands

How community-based organisations promote climate-smart practices in Kenyan drylands | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
In Makueni, Kenya smallholder farmers have formed community based organizations which have made it easy to access climate-smart information and financial services.
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The CGIAR Development Dialogues: Climate-smart agriculture

Watch this panel at the CGIAR Development Dialogues discuss balancing trade-offs in food systems and ecosystems. Moderator: Lindiwe Sibanda CEO and Head of Mission, FANRPAN and ILRI Board.
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Can conservation agriculture save Africa’s soils? - Manitoba Co-operator

Can conservation agriculture save Africa’s soils? - Manitoba Co-operator | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
Africa’s soils are widely acknowledged as entering a state of crisis as growing population pressure results in more farmers trying to intensively farm increasingly smaller parcels.
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Agriculture: Increase water harvesting in Africa

Agriculture: Increase water harvesting in Africa | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
Meeting global food needs requires strategies for storing rainwater and retaining soil moisture to bridge dry spells, urge Johan Rockström and Malin Falkenmark.
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How to better support women wanting to adopt climate-smart agriculture practices? | CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

How to better support women wanting to adopt climate-smart agriculture practices? | CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
The recent changes in climate is also changing gender roles among farmers, says Marther Ngigi, who was presenting preliminary findings from her PhD thesis at a gender workshop in Nairobi, Kenya a few weeks back.
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Bill Gates To Help Fight Climate Change By Investing Up To $2 Billion In Green ... - Huffington Post

Bill Gates To Help Fight Climate Change By Investing Up To $2 Billion In Green ... - Huffington Post | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court may have dealt a crushing blow this week to President Barack Obama's efforts to curb climate change, but all is not lost.

Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill
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Conservation agriculture vital in tackling climate change effects - Zambia Daily Mail

Zambia Daily Mail Conservation agriculture vital in tackling climate change effects Zambia Daily Mail Mr Lubinda said Government recognises the funding provided by the European Union (EU) in the Conservation Agriculture Scaling Up (CASU) programme,...
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Women Need to Be Empowered in Agriculture and Climate Change Mitigation - AllAfrica.com

Women Need to Be Empowered in Agriculture and Climate Change Mitigation AllAfrica.com It seeks to ensure effective and more equitable participation of women smallholder farmers, youth and other vulnerable groups through policy changes and access to...
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Outscaling climate-smart agriculture in East Africa | CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

Outscaling climate-smart agriculture in East Africa | CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) seeks solutions to help the world’s poorest farmers become climate-resilient
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The CGIAR Development Dialogues: Climate-smart agriculture

Watch this panel at the CGIAR Development Dialogues discuss balancing trade-offs in food systems and ecosystems. Moderator: Lindiwe Sibanda CEO and ...
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Ugandan co-operatives help address climate change - Co-operative News

Ugandan co-operatives help address climate change - Co-operative News | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
Ugandan co-operatives are helping smallholder farmers cope with the challenges brought by climate change. Weather fluctuations are already affecting farmer
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Guest Commentary - Agriculture: The Common Thread Connecting the Sustainable Development Goals | Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Guest Commentary - Agriculture: The Common Thread Connecting the Sustainable Development Goals | Chicago Council on Global Affairs | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
RT @farmingfirst: LIVE: @susanmcarlson addresses @UN on #agriculture 's role in achieving the #SDGs - read more: http://t.co/BPs9KOV5zH htt…
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Food production in sub-Saharan Africa under threat

Agriculture yields may reduce by 50 percent in Sub Saharan Africa by 2020 due to the adverse effects of climate change. This is according to a report by Afri...
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Overcoming institutional and policy barriers to climate-smart agriculture CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

Overcoming institutional and policy barriers to climate-smart agriculture CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
Third Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) conference held in March 2015 in Montpellier shared stories from around the world of farmers adopting climate-smart farming practices and gathered policy-makers ready to partake and commit to the process.
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What impact does Shamba Shape Up have on farmers in Kenya?| CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

What impact does Shamba Shape Up have on farmers in Kenya?| CCAFS: CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) theme ‘Linking Knowledge to Action’ (K2A) decided to conduct a minor but in-depth analysis of Shamba Shape Up's impacts in Machakos County, Kenya.
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Improving food security for sustainable future in Lesotho

Improving food security for sustainable future in Lesotho | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
For the past 22 years the Rural Self Help Development Association (RSDA) has built a commendable track record in providing expert advice and support to the small-hold crop and livestock farmers in Maseru, Lesotho.
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Africa Green Media sur Twitter

Africa Green Media sur Twitter | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
NO FARMERS, NO FUTURE: let us all promote Climate Smart Agriculture.. pic.twitter.com/WKOVimFuhT
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