Publications

In this section you will find a diverse range of sources, including scientific publications, country reports, books, slide presentations, among others.
publications
This paper presents a coherent framework for climate change adaptation programming. It begins with a discussion of some of the key issues related to the...
27-10-2014
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3,234
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Adaptation Coalitions are groups of individuals/ organizations that form alliances around climate change issues in order to achieve shared desired futures that...
27-10-2014
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3,436
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Resilience, in the context of this report, is the capacity of agricultural development to withstand or recover from stresses and shocks and thus bounce back to...
27-10-2014
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3,077
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This brief is intended for stakeholders involved, directly or indirectly, in the production and use of firewood at household, industrial and institutional...
21-10-2014
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This book aims to: Summarize policy relevant concepts and synthesize data developed from research work in the tropics over the last 20 years, Provide a linkage...
15-10-2014
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3,163
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Highlights •In SSA, woodfuels account for 80% of energy supply. •The demand for charcoal has grown @ 3%/year against 1%/year of that for firewood. •Expected...
14-10-2014
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3,452
DRC smallholder farming and erosion gully
An understanding of the drivers of implementation of climate-adaptive action by smallholder farmers is important for increasing adaptive capacity. Using...
14-10-2014
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3,096
Benefits of agroforestry
This article provides evidence for the dual role of agroforestry in climate change mitigation and food security. In contrast to the oft promoted reforestation...
14-10-2014
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4,592
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This article seeks to understand how mitigation actions (MAs) are approached and conceptualised in South Africa, and then to capture the particular sets of...
14-10-2014
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3,289
Crop related strategies used by communities
Adaptation measures to climate change impacts are critical for the rural resource-poor whose livelihoods are tied to the land. In a survey of households...
14-10-2014
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3,451
publications
Resilience, in the context of this report, is the capacity of agricultural development to withstand or recover from stresses and shocks and thus bounce back to...
27-10-2014
0
3,077
World Agroforestry Centre logo.png
This brief is intended for stakeholders involved, directly or indirectly, in the production and use of firewood at household, industrial and institutional...
21-10-2014
5
3,450
World Agroforestry Centre logo.jpg
This book aims to: Summarize policy relevant concepts and synthesize data developed from research work in the tropics over the last 20 years, Provide a linkage...
15-10-2014
0
3,163
World Agroforestry Centre logo.png
Highlights •In SSA, woodfuels account for 80% of energy supply. •The demand for charcoal has grown @ 3%/year against 1%/year of that for firewood. •Expected...
14-10-2014
0
3,452
DRC smallholder farming and erosion gully
An understanding of the drivers of implementation of climate-adaptive action by smallholder farmers is important for increasing adaptive capacity. Using...
14-10-2014
0
3,096
Benefits of agroforestry
This article provides evidence for the dual role of agroforestry in climate change mitigation and food security. In contrast to the oft promoted reforestation...
14-10-2014
0
4,592
Crop related strategies used by communities
Adaptation measures to climate change impacts are critical for the rural resource-poor whose livelihoods are tied to the land. In a survey of households...
14-10-2014
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3,451
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Three options: introducing more camels (browsers) relative to cattle (grazers), clearing bush, and expanding deferred grazing practices were investigated as...
14-10-2014
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2,460
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This project studied responses, in Kenya and Vietnam, to climate variability with respect to water scarcity, drought and floods. In both countries,...
14-10-2014
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2,577
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Research is revealing a casual relationship between climatic shocks and conflict. Climate change is likely to increase the risk of conflict, although there are...
14-10-2014
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2,523
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Three options: introducing more camels (browsers) relative to cattle (grazers), clearing bush, and expanding deferred grazing practices were investigated as...
14-10-2014
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2,460
Sketch of two pathways through which agroforestry contributes to REDD+
In Africa agroforestry has been identified a strategic option for addressing land degradation associated with agriculture and as part of the employment of the...
13-10-2014
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3,137
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This study looked into the influence of droughts on the home range of lions in the Amboseli national park in Kenya. The authors found that during dry spells...
13-10-2014
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2,544
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Agroforestry is the integrated land use management technique which incorporates woody perennials (trees or shrubs) with non-woody agricultural crops and/or...
13-10-2014
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The authors of this paper note that although agroforestry is accepted as an efficient means of carbon sequestration, the lack of rigorous scientific procedures...
13-10-2014
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3,426
Cooking Stoves in Zambia
SNV Zambia’s conducted some pilot projects to train cookstove producers with a different approach, and assess the acceptability of an improved stove before...
20-09-2014
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2,767
This report provides an overview of the current state of play in the debate over a carbon tax in South Africa. It builds on technical work that has been done...
20-09-2014
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2,068
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The transport sector is an important contributor of GHG emissions worldwide, at the same time it is vital for economic development. In South Africa it...
17-09-2014
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The IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report: What’s in it for Africa? distils the richest material on climate impacts and trends in Africa, and African experiences in...
15-09-2014
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2,431
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The industrial sectors is responsible for a large share of GHG worldwide, and more so in the industrialised countries and economies in transition, the...
14-08-2014
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2,147