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Morocco. Monitoring adoption of key sustainable climate technologies in the agrifood sector. FAO Investment Centre

Published: 2016
Climate change plays an increasingly important role in the international debate on food security. While the key concern is on how climate change can impact world food security: how to [...]

Brochure

Leaving No One Behind. Addressing Climate Change for a World Free of Poverty and Hunger

Published: 2016
Poverty is one of the biggest obstacles to human development and economic growth. About 2.1 billion people still live in poverty and 900 million are extreme poor. Most of them [...]

Tool

RIMA-II: Resilience Index Measurement and Analysis - II

Published: 2016
This document introduces RIMA-II, the technical evolution of the FAO Resilience Index Measurement and Analysis (RIMA) tool. RIMA was completely and deeply revised by the FAO Resilience Analysis and Policies [...]

Tool

RIMA-II: Resilience Index Measurement and Analysis - II

Published: 2016
This document introduces RIMA-II, the technical evolution of the FAO Resilience Index Measurement and Analysis (RIMA) tool. RIMA was completely and deeply revised by the FAO Resilience Analysis and Policies [...]

Issue paper

Promoting Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in Fisheries and Aquaculture

Published: 2016
This fact sheet presents an overview of current gender equality and women’s empowerment issues in the fisheries sector. Women’s engagement in fisheries can be viewed from social, political and technical perspectives, all of [...]

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National Adaptation Plan (NAP). Guidelines for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Supplement to the LEG NAP Technical Guidelines

Published: 2016
The Addressing agriculture, forestry and fisheries in National Adaptation Plans – Supplementary guidelines (referred to as the NAP-Ag Guidelines) responds to a call by the Least Developed Group (LEG) of [...]

Report

Ecuador’s Banana Sector under Climate Change. An Economic and Biophysical Assessment to Promote a Sustainable and Climate-Compatible Strategy

Published: 2016
At the request of the Ecuadorian Government, FAO undertook a technical assistance to generate an integrated assessment climate impacts on the banana value chain in support of the Ecuador initiatives [...]

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Food Security and Climate Benefits Through Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions in Agriculture

Published: 2016
This policy brief demonstrates that Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) can enhance agricultural productivity, support food security and rural development, and at the same time reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. [...]

Case study

Planning, Implementing and Evaluating Climate-Smart Agriculture in Smallholder Farming Systems. The Experience of the MICCA Pilot Projects in Kenya and the United Republic of Tanzania

Published: 2016
The pilot projects of the Mitigation of Climate Change in Agriculture (MICCA) Programme of FAO in Kenya and the United Republic of Tanzania have promoted climate-smart agriculture (CSA) and have been [...]

Issue paper

Exploring the Human Rights-Based Approach in the Context of the Implementation and Monitoring of the SSF Guidelines. Workshop Proceedings

Published: 2016
The SSF Guidelines are based on internationally accepted human rights standards and are to be interpreted and implemented in accordance with those standards. Their objectives are to be met through the promotion [...]