Synergies between agricultural mitigation and adaptation to climate change

East African experience

Date: 
December 11, 2009
Time: 
16:30-18:00
Presenter(s): 
Claudia Ringler, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI; Glwadys Aymone Gbetibouo, Center for Environmental Economics and Policy Analysis, University of Pretoria
Contact/RSVP: 

Christina Lakatos
c.lakatos@cgiar.org (+1 202 8625699)

Location: 

Liva Weel room, Bella Center, COP-15
Copenhagen, Denmark

COP-15 Side Event

Adaptive capacity for African farmers is low due to dependence on rainfed agriculture and poverty. Policymakers and researchers from Ethiopia and Kenya will discuss adaptation strategies sought and the potential for incorporating mitigation in agriculture into climate negotiations.

Food and drink will be served at the event.

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Presentation by Claudia Ringler2.31 MB
Presentation by Glwadys Aymone Gbetibouo1.58 MB