Climate Smart Agr...
Follow
Find
1.1K views | +0 today
 
Scooped by FANRPAN
onto Climate Smart Agriculture
Scoop.it!

In global climate change fight, what can we learn from Kyoto? - Christian Science Monitor

In global climate change fight, what can we learn from Kyoto? - Christian Science Monitor | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor
In global climate change fight, what can we learn from Kyoto?
more...
No comment yet.

From around the web

Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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: ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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 ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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 ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

Addressing Climate Change Threats to Zimbabwe’s Water Resources

Addressing Climate Change Threats to Zimbabwe’s Water Resources | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
A new paper on climate change and water resources examines planning, development and water management in Zimbabwe and suggests a range of adaptation measures.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

PAEPARD: Mechanization of conservation agriculture slashes ...

PAEPARD: Mechanization of conservation agriculture slashes ... | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
11 June 2014. IFAD. FARMERS can increase yields, efficiency and drastically reduce the cost of ploughing, planting and weeding in the 2014 season following the introduction of mechanized Conservation Agriculture (CA).
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

Using climate-smart technologies to scale up climate-smart agriculture practices

Watch this Discussion Forum on the second day of the Global Landscapes Forum 2014, in Lima, Peru, during COP20. It is widely accepted that climate-smart agri...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

Obama Administration Launches Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture | USAID Impact

Obama Administration Launches Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture | USAID Impact | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
From record droughts in Kansas to deadly wildfires in California, the United States is feeling the effects of climate change.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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 ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

Building a common vision for sustainable food and agriculture: Principles and approaches (FAO)

Building a common vision for sustainable food and agriculture: Principles and approaches (FAO) | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
RT @UN_Expo2015: How can we build a #sustainable vision for the future? Join us at #Expo2015 to find out. http://t.co/7dqXQzTaS1 http://t.…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

Children's climate change conference Set for April

Children's climate change conference Set for April | Climate Smart Agriculture | Scoop.it
#Green #Environment Children's climate change conference Set for April - East African Bus... http://t.co/oFRttKPEIZ #Wild #Planet #Earth
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

"We are empowering women through food security..."

A mighty movement can grow from a single seed. That’s what we’re seeing in Kenya, Uganda, and Burkina Faso, where Global Fund for Women supported women’s groups
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by FANRPAN
Scoop.it!

Climate-smart agriculture a saviour for smallholder farmers - IPPmedia

IPPmedia Climate-smart agriculture a saviour for smallholder farmers IPPmedia Pantaleo received a training of climate-smart agriculture from five Non-governmental Organisations which are Tanzania Forest Conservation Group (TFCG), ActionAid...
more...
No comment yet.