Tackling Climate Change in Agriculture: Approaches to Adaptation and Climate Smart Agriculture in the SADC Region - Ongwediva, Namibia

09/18/2017 (All day) to 09/22/2017 (All day)

CCARDESA organised a training in September 2017 in Ongwediva, Namibia. This training was based on the CCARDESA Training Package which is being rolled out in the SADC region. The objectives of the training were to train participants on the Climate Proofing (CP) approach with a focus on Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA), to enable them to apply these concepts in their individual working contexts, getting to know concepts of climate change adaptation and climate smart agriculture for agricultural extension services,  and to use feedback and lessons to further improve the training for future application in the region.

Following is the agenda of the training and the presentations.




  • Module A: Presentation of results
  • Action learning: dimensions of adaptation options
  • Module B: Identifying adaptation options
  • Preparation of excursion
  • Excursions


  • Recap of excursion
  • Presentation : Conservation agriculture and Agricultural policies in Zimbabwe
  • Module C: Selecting adaptation measures
  • Prioritizing Climate Smart Agriculture practices with data


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Event Type: 

International Cooperating Partners


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