Mainstreaming Climate-Smart Agriculture into Policy Frameworks

Publication date: 
1 October 2014
Author: 
Dr Mairon G. Bastos Lima, Prof. Nnyaladzi Batisani
Organisation: 
Earth System Governance

15 CSA scoping studies have been conducted by national consultants in Botswana, DRC, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

With regard to policy and practice: Data collection has involved review of existing policies, literature, and key-informant interviews with multiple stakeholders in each of those countries; and a comparative assessment involving the exchange of lessons, considerations on what it takes to promote CSA, broader lessons for governance and international cooperation.