Kenya’s East African on Nourishing the Planet

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Check out this article in Kenya’s East African covering the release of State of the World 2011: Innovations that Nourish the Planet and its recommendations to help farmers in sub-Saharan Africa combat the changing climate.

East African logo Scola Kamau Nourishing the Planet Sahara Senegal Djibouti World Wide Billion Tree Planting Initiative World Agroforestry CentreThe article addresses the need for climate change adaptation policies in agriculture to address gender, equity, capacity building and distribution issues, while building on local knowledge and emerging research and technologies. It is also crucial that policies support farmers to diversify their crops and build resilience in the face of both institutional and climate uncertainty.

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