KORE - Knowledge Sharing Platform on Resilience

Southern Africa - Dry weather conditions reduce agricultural production prospects in 2019
22/01/2019
Delayed rains and below-average precipitation since October have reduced cereal production prospects and lowered pasture yields in western areas of Southern Africa. Rains picked up in late December across most of the subregion, partly alleviating moisture deficits.
Successful approaches from different regions
21/12/2018
This publication presents different climate-smart approaches for the agricultural sectors to achieve the three pillars of climate-smart agriculture (CSA): to sustainably increase agricultural productivity and improve the incomes and livelihoods of farmers; to build resilience and adaptation to climate change; to reduce and/or [...]
21/12/2018
A joint FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) was requested by the Government of Madagascar due to concerns related to the impact of an extended dry period in southern regions and localized flooding in central regions. The Mission visited [...]
A regional conference on recent research and policy options - 21-23 May 2019, Moroto, Uganda
20/12/2018
The Karamoja Resilience Support Unit (KRSU) in Uganda is organizing a regional conference to take stock of recent research in Karamoja, northwest Kenya, and neighbouring areas of South Sudan and Ethiopia, and to draw out lessons for policy and programming. [...]
FAO Resilience Analysis Report No. 14
28/11/2018
This report provides an analysis of various dimensions of the resilience capacity of Mauritanian households. The results of the RIMA analysis (Resilience Index Measurement and Analysis) provide evidence to demonstrate the factors that enable certain households to overcome shocks and [...]