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Now that the Paris Climate Accord has been agreed, national strategies to achieve pledged carbon mitigation and adaptation plans take center stage. FAO has developed supplementary guidelines to the UNFCCC NAP Guidelines for "Addressing Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries in National Adaptation Plans...

Members of the newly formed Nationally Determined Contributions Partnership (NDC-P) gathered yesterday for the partnership’s first workshop at FAO headquarters in Rome.

Lead by FAO in conjunction with its partners, the workshop was a chance...

As part of efforts  to move towards "climate-smart" agriculture, countries have shared new experiences on how to produce food in ways that help farmers cope with the impacts of climate change and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in agriculture.

Shimbwe Juu, a small Chagga community village on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro follows a traditional agroforestry system called “Kihamba” but the system was facing serious threats before receiving support through the Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) programme...

Water is essential for agricultural production and food security.  It is the lifeblood of ecosystems, including forests, lakes and wetlands, on which the food and nutritional security of present and future generations depends on. Yet, our freshwater resources are dwindling...

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