The publications section offers a topic specific overview of the latest publications by international research organisations, civil society and academia, but also by the members and partners of the Platform.
International discussions on climate change increasingly recognize the importance of agriculture in adaptation and mitigation efforts. This study estimates the mitigation potential of agricultural practices supported by IFAD’s current investments in order to provide guidance for the design of future investments.
What mitigation options are there in the agricultural sector, and how to apply them in development cooperation? A study commissioned by GIZ and updated by UNIQUE provides an overview of the latest scientific debate and gives examples.
Climate change adaptation is key to achieving the ambitious goal of eradicating hunger and reducing poverty. The negative impacts directly affect the poorest and most vulnerable populations that depend on natural resources – the farmers.
FAO has released two reports that analyse the connection between climate change and agriculture - focusing on weather disasters and analysing the role of agriculture in mitigation and adaptation efforts.