Overview: CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) - October 2013

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Presentation outlining the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) - October 2013. http://ccafs.cgiar.org

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Overview: CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) - October 2013

  1. 1.               CGIAR  Research  Program  on  Climate   Change,  Agriculture  and  Food   Security  (CCAFS)   Supported  by   Led  by   Strategic  partner  
  2. 2. Our  regional  focus   2
  3. 3. 1.  Climate  smart   technologies,  prac4ces,  and   por?olios     2.  Climate  informa4on   services  and  climate-­‐ informed  safety  nets   4.  Policies  and  ins4tu4ons  for   climate-­‐resilient  food  systems   3
  4. 4. Examples  of  CCAFS  work  
  5. 5. Developing  climate-­‐smart  technologies:     coffee-­‐banana  intercropping   1.  Understanding  and   improving  technology   2.  Policy   engagement  
  6. 6. 1.  IdenPfy  climate  analogues   The image cannot be displayed. Your computer may not have enough memory to open the image, or the image may have been corrupted. Restart your computer, and then open the file again. If the red x still appears, you may have to delete the image and then insert it again. One  women’s   present  is   another   women’s  future   2.  Farmer-­‐to-­‐farmer  visits   1 January 2013 3.  Local  adaptaPon  planning  
  7. 7. weather  index   for  a  crop  in   an  area   technological   innovaPons  to   generate   weather  data   Agriculture  Insurance   Company  of  India   12  million  farmers  &  40  different  crops  insured    
  8. 8. Sustainable  intensificaPon   Cocoa  intensificaPon  on  56,423  ha  saves    151,700  ha    
  9. 9. Alternate-­‐WeGng-­‐and-­‐Drying     (AWD)   30%  water   25-­‐50%  GHG   Without  compromising  yield  
  10. 10. www.ccafs.cgiar.org   sign  up  for  science,  policy  and  news  e-­‐bullePns     10 TwiWer:  @cgiarclimate  

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