Economic and policy innovations for climate-smart agriculture (CSA): CSA Practices on Zambian family farms

Publication date: 
8 October 2014
Author: 
Misael Kokwe

Existing evidence on climate change scenarios in Zambia: Predicted impacts of climate change in Zambia differ between the country‚Äôs three agro-ecological regions (AER); In the western and southern parts of the country, rainfall has been low, unpredictable and poorly distributed for the past 20 years; Increased occurrence of droughts and Floods in AER I & II; Late onset of rains throughout the regions; Significant warming in AER I (Source: Zambia Meteorological Department).

The presentation covers CSA practices on Zambian family farms and climate and development challenges in the agriculture sector of Zambia