Addressing the Challenges of Food Insecurity and Environmental Degradation in Zambia

Title Addressing the Challenges of Food Insecurity and Environmental Degradation in Zambia
Contributor Oakland Institute
Author Oakland Institute
Content Community Markets for Conservation (COMACO) has helped people address the challenges of food insecurity and environmental degradation while conserving wildlife and other natural resources. COMACO is one of the few programs that operate at the scale of an entire ecosystem—contributing to increased wildlife numbers, better protected habitats, improved food security, and better incomes.

This case study was produced by the Oakland Institute. It is copublished by the Oakland Institute and the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa AFSA). A full set of case studies can be found at www.oaklandinstitute.org and www.afsafrica.org

Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa ZAMBIA
Link http://www.oaklandinstitute.org/addressing-environmental-degradation

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Organic Agriculture: African Experiences in Resilience and Sustainability

Title Organic Agriculture: African Experiences in Resilience and Sustainability
Contributor FAO
Content This new volume published by FAO  tries inspiration from the Conference on Mainstreaming Organic Agriculture in the African Development Agenda held in Lusaka, Zambia in May 2012. It expands on selected research shared during the event and demonstrates that organic management can benefit people, the economy and ecosystems, particularly in Africa.
Author/s Gunnar Rundgren, Nadia Scialabba., Raymond Auerbach
Year Published 2013
Link http://www.fao.org/docrep/018/i3294e/i3294e.pdf

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Pathways to resilience

Title Pathways to resilience
Contributor USC Canada
Author USC Canada
Content A document looking at the key elements of a resilient agricultural system.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published 2008
Language English
Africa NIGERIA, ZAMBIA
North America HONDURAS
Link http://usc-canada.org/UserFiles/File/Pathways-to-Resilience.pdf

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