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March Newsletter

Read the 6th issue of the GACSA newsletter.
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New FAO e-learning course: national GHG inventory for agriculture sectors

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN is proud to launch a new free e-learning course on national greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory for agriculture sectors.
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Release of Nutrient Management Handbook

The world’s farmers are on the frontline of the tremendous challenges facing the agricultural sector. With the unfortunate decline in extension services seen in many parts of the world, greater efforts to transfer knowledge on best management practices in the area of plant nutrition are required. Towards this end, WFO,...
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¿Quiénes serán los nuevos ‘Jaguares de América’?

La agricultura de Centroamérica y República Dominicana se prepara para el futuro, apostándole a una visión conjunta de construcción de resiliencia frente al clima.

The Climate Smart Agriculture Youth Network (CSAYN) consists of volunteers (based in 12 sub-Saharan African countries, Canada, Myanmar) who promote and strengthen climate smart agriculture among youth. CSAYN is working with the Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture to highlight youth issues across the alliance. The main objective of the CSAYN is to create awareness, sensitize and build the productive capacity of young people and people leaving with disabilities on CSA issues.... 

FAO & GACSA Webinar: Enabling advisory services for climate-smart agriculture

Release of Nutrient Management Handbook

 

Resources 

CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE 101 (English)

LA GUÍA ASAC (Español)

L’AGRICULTURE INTELLIGENTE FACE AU CLIMAT 101 (Français)

This is your gateway to implementing CSA. 

Map of Web-based Knowledge Resources for Climate-Smart Agriculture 

Produced By: GACSA Knowledge Action Group

Making Climate Finance Work in Agriculture

A new World Bank discussion paper examines innovative ways to use climate finance to improve and increase access to finance for smallholder farmers and SMEs in the agriculture sector, while delivering positive climate outcomes, namely increased resilience and reduced emissions intensity.

The Economic Advantage: Assessing the value of climate-change actions in agriculture

This report is aimed at readers who seek to build economic evidence in support of the inclusion of actions on agriculture in climate change plans and programmes, particularly at the national level under the umbrella of nationally determined contributions (NDCs) to the December 2015 Paris Agreement, which aims to restrict a rise in global temperatures and manage risks. 

Recent Videos on Gender and Climate-Smart Agriculture  

7 CSA Practice Briefs 

GACSA's Knowledge Action Group has developed 7 practice briefs for the inception year of the alliance. These practice briefs are just one of many product types in the group's impressive pipeline of scholarship. These briefs are designed to focus on technical documents on specific Climate-Smart Agricultural practices. 

Please click on the links below to read the full five Practice Briefs:

On 19 May 2016, KAG has also presented 4 practices briefs in a webinar ''Practices to Scale-Up Climate-Smart Agriculture''.

Click on the links below to watch the videos.