Agricultural Development Economics
 

Publication

Title
Early action against dzud safeguards herders’ livelihoods in Mongolia
Subtitle
FAO Agricultural Development Economics Policy Brief 15
Author
Catherine Jones and Niccolò Lombardi (FAO)
Publication date
29/11/2018
Abstract
This policy brief analyses the outcomes of targeted early actions in Mongolia during the winter of 2017 to 2018, triggered by warnings that extreme weather posed a major risk to vulnerable livestock herders. It evaluates their effectiveness and quantifies the benefits of acting early.
Region
Asia