Poster climate smart agriculture kari nov 2011

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Poster climate smart agriculture kari nov 2011

  1. 1. CLIMATE SMART AGRICULTURE KARI-Rockefeller Foundation small grants is funding KARI Scientists to implement climate change projects on vulnerability and adaptation in various agro-ecological regions in Kenya. The project are: 1. Assessment of variability trends vulnerability, impacts and 5. Vulnerability assessment and adaptation strategies of farmers to climate adaptation to climate change in the agricultural systems in change in semi-arid areas of Central Province, Kenya Central Kenya to climate change Principle Investigator: Miriti J.M Principle Investigator: Ndung’u, J.M KARI Centre: KARI Katumani KARI Centre: KARI Thika Email: - jmmiriti@yahoo.co.uk; jmmiriti@yahoo.co.uk Email:janmwaniki@gmail.com 6. Assessment of vulnerability and adaptation to climate change 2. Participatory assessment of farmers adaptive capacity to in the context of conflict and natural resource degradation: A negative climate change impact on water resource in case of livestock keepers’ system of West Pokot, Kenya agricultural systems in Ewaso Nyiro south catchment. Principle Investigator: Muriithi G.M Principle Investigator: Mutuma, E KARI Centre: Lanet KARI Centre: Thika Email:gmmurithi@gmail.com Email:mutumaeva@yahoo.com 7. An assessment of vulnerabilities and coping strategies to3. Assessment of the impact of climate change associated vulnerabilities climate change in the agricultural systems of the Coastal low assessment and adaptation strategies of the agro-pastoralists in selected lands, Kenya areas of Machakos, semi-arid Eastern Kenya. Principle Investigator: Ketiem, P.K Principle Investigator: Maina, G.E KARI Centre: Mtwapa KARI Centre: Katumani Email:pkketiem@yahoo.com Email:gichangim@yahoo.com 8. Farm level assessment of costs of adaptation to climate 4. Assessment of vulnerability and adaptation of pastoralists change to climate change in Marsabit County. Principle Investigator: Shiluli,M Principle Investigator: Dabasso, B.H KARI Centre: Kisii KARI Centre: Marsabit Email:shilulimaurice@yahoo.co.uk Email:bulledabasso@yahoo.com 9. Maize yield forecasting for adaptation to climate change in the Semi-arid areas of Kenya Principle Investigator: Wafula, B KARI Centre: Embu Email: bensonwafula@gmail.com

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