The Assessments of Climate Change Impacts and Mapping of Vulnerability to Food Insecurity under Climate Change to Strengthen Household Food Security with Livelihoods' Adaptation Approaches (AMICAF) is a project currently being implemented in the Philippines (together with the Philippine Department of Agriculture) and in Peru (together with the Peruvian Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation) by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). It is funded by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan.

The main objectives of the AMICAF project are to assist developing countries to address climate change impacts on agriculture and adaptation to improve food security through a comprehensive framework, and to bridge climate change impact assessment, food insecurity vulnerability analysis, and livelihood adaptation approaches.

AMICAF started in October, 2011, and will run until March, 2015.

For more information about AMICAF, please contact Tatsuji Koizumi, AMICAF International Project Coordinator.

last updated:  Monday, August 31, 2015