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Climate Change Cop22

 Breeding resistant wheat varieties offers a practical defense against the effects of climate change – helping to maintain productivity and strengthen food security despite increasing water scarcity...
How can we strengthen seed systems to achieve food security and better protection from epidemics and disease?
 As climate change increases the risk of crop failure, how do we encourage farmers to invest more in their productive capacity? One potential strategy is the promotion of index-based insurance...
Can conservation agriculture deliver for farmers across the Arab World?
Experts discuss and agree on key focus areas for soil management in Africa for climate change adaptation.
As   the Paris Agreement enters into force, here’s what we can expect from COP22. The Paris Agreement on Climate Change entered into force this month.  Parliaments of half the 197 signatory countries...
Explore the expertise, innovations & technologies that countries can harness to produce stable and nutritious food crops, as climates get hotter and drier.  Five drylands agriculture sessions at...
 The Dry Areas cover more than 40 percent of the world’s land surface and are home to 2.5 billion people. These regions are also characterized by poverty, food insecurity, frequent droughts, and...
Scientists have published a new book on an innovative mathematical approach to rapidly mine genebanks for desired traits, placing crop breeding on an accelerated track.
In the context of climate change and population growth in Egypt, research findings point the way to the development of a resilient urban water infrastructure system.
Impacts of changing climate on agricultural production are being experienced by farmers and herders around the world. However, the question being currently debated is how big will be the overall...
Tajikistan is a typical example of international injustice of climate change. It is one of the least responsible countries for the greenhouse gas emissions, while being most vulnerable to climate...

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