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The report published by Climate and Development Knowledge Network shows ten key messages on managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaption for Africa regions and the implications. In addition, it introduces...

23 Juin, 2010 - Gbetibouo, G. A., R. M. Hassan, and C. Ringler

This paper examines climate adaptation strategies of farmers in the Limpopo Basin of South Africa. Survey results show that while many farmers noticed long-term changes in temperature and precipitation, most could not take remedial action. Lack...

- Kevin A Baumert, Tim Herzog, Jonathan Pershing

Obtaining relevant and reliable data is the first step in addressing any environmental problem, with...

- Catherine Ragasa, Yan Sun, Elizabeth Bryan, Caroline Abate, Atlaw Alemu, and Mahamadou Namori Keita

Climate change places demand on existing governance structures to reform and work more effectively than in the past. In response, greater attention to and funding for climate change adaptation - including the efforts of National Adaptation...

10 Jan, 2011 - Deressa, T. T., R. M. Hassan, and C. Ringler

The present study employed the Heckman sample selection model to analyse the two- step process of adaptation to climate change, which initially requires farmers' perception that climate is changing prior to responding to changes through...

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The global focus on the threats posed by climate change has drawn attention to the fact that water...

6 Juin, 2011 - Ismaël Fofana

This study applied at the farm level in Tunisia aims at understanding the effects of climate change on agricultural productivity and income in Africa. Possible future climates are presented through different climate scenarios. The latter combines...

- Harun Onder

The last decade has witnessed an increasing global awareness of human impact on the planet's climate and its likely consequences. However, strategic and structural complexities hinder further compliance and participation in efforts to...

- Dereje Ayalew, Kindie Tesfaye, Girma Mamo, Birru Yitaferu, and Wondimu Bayu

In most of African countries whose economy  is heavily depending on rainfed agriculture, accurate estimation of the spatial and temporal distribution of rainfall and observing its trends are crucial input parameters for securing sustainable...