Recent trainings in Senegal have improved trust between farmers and researchers, leading to increased use of climate forecasts and other information.
Dr. Daniel Hillel was recently honored with the World Food Prize for his pioneering work in sustainable agriculture.
Climate and food security expert Jim Hansen lays out the root causes of food insecurity in East Africa.
We know climate has always presented a challenge to farmers, herders, fishermen and others whose livelihoods are closely linked to their environment–particularly in developing countries. A type of insurance called index insurance shows some promise as a climate-risk management tool, according to the latest Climate and Society publication from Columbia’s International Research Institute for Climate [...]