This contribution to the GAR Special Report on Drought 2021 is a case study on the 2017-18 drought in the Argentine Pampas. It focusses on its impacts on agriculture. The drought had large impacts on production and yields of summer crops.
The agricultural insurance industry must accelerate its digital transformation. Providers' experience over the last few years shows that cooperation with tech companies and start-ups can significantly speed up the change.
To support the implementation of the Sendai Framework, the voluntary commitment by Fundación Avina has a deliverable on accelerating inclusive climate action as a key element for strengthening the resilience of societies.
In Kenya, the food crisis has impacted the people of Baringo, Garissa, Isiolo, Mandera, Marsabit, Tana River, Turkana, and Wajir the hardest. Pastoralism is the primary source of income in the afflicted countries.
This paper examines a novel RIA approach that combines multi-model simulations with expert knowledge to characterize the vulnerability to climate change and adaptation impacts in complex smallholder farming systems.