The Ouagadougou Health and Demographic Surveillance (Ouaga-HDSS) selected areas to study problems of the urban poor, and to test innovative programs aiming to promote their well-being.
GMOs or local crops for climate change adaptation in Africa? : key findings and policy recommendations from the AfricaAdapt network
Climate change is reframing Africa’s food security debate.
Farmers have long adapted to recurrent droughts through
traditional practices such as intercropping. But now theyPublished date2012
Adapting agriculture through local knowledge : key findings and policy recommendations from an AfricaAdapt e-discussion
This policy brief summarizes the central themes arising
from an e-discussion among members of the AfricaAdapt
network. The participants considered the following
question: What are the impacts of climate change onPublished date2012
The main driver of change is seen as being climate change and variability which tends to overshadow other drivers such as human and livestock population, irrigated agriculture, and industry.Published date2014