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As a broker of regional agricultural knowledge, CCARDESA provides access to a range of CCARDESA Content, and curated content, relevant to its stakeholders.
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Thierfelder, C
This Pilot Study is a summry to address increasing threats of climate change and declining soil fertility, a cross regional agronomic study was conducted in southern Africa, covering 19 on-farm...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: other
Food Tank has compiled a list of indigenous fruits, vegetables, and grains from many regions that are nutritious, delicious, and contribute to sustainable livelihoods in rural communities across the...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Zambia Agriculture Research Insititute (ZARI)
This article is a success story in the production of groundnut seed in Zambia. When groundnut seed production was introduced in Minga area in Petauke district, it relieved farmers of the pressure of...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: CCARDESA
This resource is an overview of climate change in SADC region. It discusses Climate change in the context of the SADC region as part of the CCARDESA/GIZ Training package on CSA. The power-point...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Department of Environmental Affairs: Republic of South Africa
The department has, over the years, continued to make a notable contribution in creating employment and skill development opportunities through implementation of the environment sector employment...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Ethel Mudenda
This study evaluated water use efficiency (WUE) of selected hybrid maize (Zea Mays L.) varieties in Zambia under rain-fed conditions. A randomized complete block field experiment was carried out...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Environmental Monitoring Group
The Adaptation Network will be offering a series of training courses during 2016 that aim to cater to for different levels of adaptation knowledge and practice. The courses provide a broad...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: CCARDESA
This Medium Term Operational Plan (MTOP) describes activities to be coordinated and implemented during the first five years (2014 – 2018) of the Centre for Coordination of Agricultural...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: FAO
In Lesotho, FAO is distributing a series of illustrated guides, in English and Sesotho, to encourage and facilitate the construction of homestead gardens. The gardens are easily built using locally...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Working Group I Technical Support Unit
An IPCC Special Report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways, in the context of strengthening the global...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Myles Allen (UK)
This chapter frames the context, knowledge-base and assessment approaches used to understand the impacts of 1.5°C global warming above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: Christian Thierfelder, CIMMYT
This resource is part of the CCARDESA Training Package on Climate Change and Climate Smart Agriculture. It details Conservation agriculture, providing cases of new practices and technologies adopted...
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: CCARDESA
An overview of the history and mandate of the Centre for Coordination of Agricultural Research and Development in Southern Africa (CCARDESA). 
Date of Publication: Oct 2018
Author: CCARDESA
This resource is part of the CCARDESA Training Module on Climate Change and Climate Smart Agriculture. It discusses CSA in the context of livestock farming. The power-point version of this resource...
Date of Publication: Sep 2018
Author: CIMMYT
Launched in 2006, the Drought Tolerant Maize for Africa (DTMA) project aimsto mitigate drought and other constraints to maize production in sub-Saharan Africa, increasing maize yields by at least one...
Date of Publication: Sep 2018
The ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility is enabling the insurance sector, governments, and their partners to embrace impact insurance to reduce households’ vulnerability, promote stronger...

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