Titre Description
7 Juin, 2011 - David Laborde

This presentation discusses the questions examined by the MIRAGE-CC and the key results of those simulations.

6 Juin, 2011 - Faicel Gasmi, Mounir Balloumi, and Mohamed Salah Matoussi

This summary provides an overview of the report on Climate Change, Disaster Risk, and the  Urban Poor: Cities Building Resilience for a Changing World. It is part of a broader effort under the Mayors’ Task Force on Climate Change,...

7 Juin, 2011 - Olumuyiwa Bamidele Alaba
6 Juin, 2011 - David Zilberman

This presentation discusses an overview of the climate change research agenda.

- Francis M. Mwaura and Geofrey Okoboi

In this paper, the relationship between climate variation and crop output in Uganda for the period 1981 to 2008 is examined. The time-varying ARCH model of the crop production function is used to estimate the relationships. Analysis of the...

- Syud Amer Ahmed, Noah S. Diffenbaugh, Thomas W. Hertel, David B. Lobell, Navin Ramankutty, Ana R. Rios, and Pedram Rowhani

Climate volatility could change in the future, with important implications for agricultural productivity. For Tanzania, where food production and prices are sensitive to climate, changes in climate volatility could have severe implications for...

1 Avr, 2009 - Syud A Ahmed, Noah S Diffenbaugh, and Thomas W Hertel

Extreme climate events could influence poverty by affecting agricultural productivity and raising prices of staple foods that are important to poor households in developing countries. With the frequency and intensity of extreme climate events...

- D. Nabikolo, B. Bashaasha, M.N. Mangheni and J.G.M. Majaliwa

Adaptation is considered an appropriate response to climate change and variability, especially for the smallholder farmers. However, the response decisions and actions of male and female farmers may be influenced by various factor and factor...