Presentation provided by IIED on Climate Resilient Agriculture for Smallholder Farmers Draft Brief during Irish Aid Focal Points and Partners Meeting held 29th-30th June 2017 in Kampala, Uganda.
Africa is vulnerable & already experiencing impacts of climate change Asia and Australia are already experiencing climate change Changes to water stress by 2025 and changes in agricultural prod
Climate-Smart Agriculture FAO (2010): Agriculture that sustainably increases productivity, resilience (adaptation), reduces/removes GHGs (mitigation), and enhances achievement of n
According to the 2013/2014 CFS, Zambia is forecasted to harvest 3.4 MMT this season, up from 2.5 MMT last season
- with special reference to Singida and Dodoma Region in Tanzania
Previous efforts to establish CA coordination platform resulted into two platforms that faced challenges to co-exist.
National Conservation Agriculture Task Force (NCATF):
- 2014 Broad Based (BB) survey carried out to assess impact of CAP II interventions.
- Key focus is on the overall adoption of CF/CA practices by small scale farm