Resources

2017

Amid global concerns over rising food and fuel prices, changing diets and climate change, irrigated agriculture plays an important role in increasing food production in an uncertain and resource-constrained world. For many countries in...

2016

 

On 11 August 2016, the South Africa Climate Smart Agriculture National Dialogue was held in Johannesburg. The dialogue, was organized by the South Africa FANRPAN Node Hosting Institution, the National Agricultural Marketing...

2015

Abstract

This study sought to investigate the impact of climate change on livestock production at the Mpolonjeni Area Development Programme in Swaziland. Primary data were collected using an interview schedule...

2015

Climate change and agriculture

Challenges faced by smallholder rural subsistence farmers should be one of the key issues in policy and development discussions as they form 70% of the African populations and...

2015

The concept of Climate-Smart Agriculture

Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) seeks to increase sustainable productivity, incomes, strengthen farmers' resilience, reduce agriculture greenhouse gas emissions and...

2015

On 3 February 2015, the Financial and Fiscal Commission (the Commission) tabled at Parliament a report on Climate Change, Household Vulnerability and Climate Smart Agriculture: The Case of Two South African Provinces. The Submission is...

2015

Executive Summary

The present Comprehensive Scoping and Assessment Study is aimed at evaluating how smallholder farmers are coping with climate changes and how the Government of Mozambique is strategising its...

2015

Climate change is already a reality. The latest assessment of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows that global climate change is already damaging crops and undermining food production capacity in much of the world...