Learning materials on strengthening resilience of agriculture livelihoods
Green and climate resilient agriculturePDF
This paper describes FAO’s vision and gives guidance on the implementation of green and climate-resilient agriculture. It looks at how FAO is applying and scaling it up in an integrated way through country support and global advocacy. It is complemented by a webpage showcasing relevant FAO...
Building Climate Resilience through Ecosystem-based Adaptation PlanningWebsite
Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA), which encompasses the wise use of ecosystem services to help people adapt to climate change, delivers a wide range of benefits that boost overall development and human wellbeing and may contribute to national strategies to respond to the triple crises of...
Guidelines for Integrating Ecosystem-based Adaptation into National Adaptation Plans: Supplement to the UNFCCC NAP Technical GuidelinesWebsite
The Guidelines aim to guide adaptation practitioners at national and local levels on how to take different steps when factoring ecosystems functions and services into countries’ NAP processes and instruments. The Guidelines detail the multiple benefits as well as the challenges of adopting...
Increasing the resilience of agricultural livelihoodsPDF
This brochure describes the importance of increasing the resilience of agriculture-based livelihoods to threats and crises. FAO’s resilience work focuses on three main groups of shocks: natural hazards, including climate change extreme events; food chain crises of transboundary or technological...
Strengthening resilience to threats and crisesPDF
An overview of FAO's efforts to both respond to and increase the resilience of smallholders’ livelihoods, their communities and countries to natural hazards, food chain crises, conflicts and protracted crises.
Terminal evaluation of the project “Reducing vulnerability and increasing adaptive capacity to respond to impacts of climate change and ...PDF
The project’s goal was to support Nepal’s agriculture sector to become climate resilient by promoting urgent and immediate adaptation measures and integration of adaptation priorities outlined in the National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) into agriculture sectorial policies, plans,...
Building climate-resilient dryland forests and agrosilvopastoral production systemsPDF
With climate change impacts already felt in the world’s drylands, there is an urgent need for action, at various scales and initiated by different stakeholders, to ensure the sustainability of food production and livelihoods in these regions in the coming decades. There is also the need to...
The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2017: Building Resilience for Peace and Food SecurityPDF
The 2017 report warns that a long-term declining trend in undernourishment seems to have come to a halt and may have been reversed. The thematic part of the report sheds light on how the increasing incidence of conflict in the world is affecting food security and nutrition. It also explores how,...
Methodologies and guidelines
Studies and reports
|Kind of Activities||Understanding basic concepts|
|Collection Updated||November 2023|