Climate Resilient Agriculture: Experiences from Action Aid and its partners

Title Climate Resilient Agriculture: Experiences from Action Aid and its partners
Contributor ActionAid
Author Action Aid
Content It is based on the identification of the major risks and challenges local communities face, and/or are likely to face in the near future, and on the design and implementation of site-specific adaptation strategies aimed at reducing vulnerabilities and increasing the resilience of the smallholder production systems. SEE ALSO http://www.actionaid.org/publications
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published 2011
Language English
Asia CAMBODIA, NEPAL
Africa KENYA, SENEGAL, SOUTH AFRICA
South America BRAZIL
Link http://tinyurl.com/8nrpcqs

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Agroecology is the way to go for Porteville Agroecological Small Farmers Association

Title Agroecology is the way to go for Porteville Agroecological Small Farmers Association
Contributor Surplus People Project
Author
Content These farmers started farming with pigs on a conventional model in 2006 and changed to Agroecology in 2009 as an alternative for small farmers to enhance their livelihoods.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa SOUTH AFRICA
Link http://tinyurl.com/d9p2k27

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Garden of Hope: Agroecological learnig site adapting to Climate Change

Title Garden of Hope: Agroecological learnig site adapting to Climate Change
Contributor Surplus People Project
Author
Content Garden of Hope is an agro-ecological learning site in the Northern Cape province of South Africa.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa SOUTH AFRICA
Link http://tinyurl.com/cfg2st8

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Women Adapting to Climate Change through indigenous knowledge and Practices

Title Women Adapting to Climate Change through indigenous knowledge and Practices
Contributor Surplus People Project
Author
Content Katrina Kotze is part of the Melkkraal community in the Hantam Karoo Region of the Northern Cape Province in South Africa. This community struggle with access to water and ownership of land.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa SOUTH AFRICA
Link http://tinyurl.com/cac43jz

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Puzzles for innovation

Title Puzzles for innovation
Contributor Agriculturesnetwork.org, ILEIA
Author ILEIA, University of Applied Science, Van Hall Larenstein
Content The writers wanted to encourage the Afghan community by showing that the development processes they are experiencing are not different to those seen elsewhere, even if the general context is particularly difficult.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published 2011
Language English
Asia AFGHANISTAN, INDONESIA
Africa BENIN, ETHIOPIA, GHANA, MOZAMBIQUE, SOUTH AFRICA, TANZANIA, Zimbabwe
Link http://tinyurl.com/bw39lao

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