Nature-based solutions in a changing climate
Hand in hand with nature – Nature-based Solutions for transformative agriculture: A revision of Nature-based Solutions for the Europe and Central ...PDF
This report seeks to provide the countries in the Europe and Central Asia region with an overview and real examples of nature-based solutions (NbS) applied to agriculture. This is FAO’s first attempt to present NBS applied to agriculture especially pointed at the countries of this region,...
Integrating climate change adaptation and mitigation into the watershed management approach in Eastern Africa: Discussion paper and good practices ...PDF
This paper highlights the potential to adapt to and mitigate climate change within the framework of the watershed management approach. It showcases good practices through some selected case studies (from Djibouti, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Uganda) and draws out key messages on the importance of...
Forests, rangelands and climate change in southern AfricaPDF
This paper provides an overview of the status of issues and actions related to the adaptation of forest and rangeland resources to climate change in southern Africa. Their economic, social and environmental functions and significance are highlighted, as are drivers of deforestation and land...
Nature-based solutions for agricultural water management and food securityPDF
This discussion paper makes the case for the role that nature-based solutions can play in making agriculture more productive while maintaining and preferably strengthening the integrity of ecosystems from a water resources management perspective.
Wildlife in a changing climatePDF
This paper examines the likely ecosystem and landscape changes that will occur in forests, mountains, wetlands, coastal areas, savannahs, grasslands and steppes. Impacts include changes in physical conditions, weather patterns and ecosystem functioning. It provides case studies of activities...
CCAFS – CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security Website
This CGIAR program brings together researchers in agricultural science, climate science, environmental and social sciences to identify and address the most important interactions, synergies and trade-offs between climate change and agriculture.
Food security and nutrition networkWebsite
An open community of food security and nutrition implementers seeking to create opportunities to share information, shape agendas, understand and influence donor priorities, build consensus on promising practices, and widely diffuse technical knowledge.
A global multi-stakeholder coalition of 180 organizations representing the world’s farmers, scientists, engineers and industry as well as agricultural development organizations to articulate, endorse and promote practical, actionable programmes and activities to further sustainable agricultural...
Studies and reports
|Kind of Activities||Understanding basic concepts|
|Collection Updated||January 2022|