Climate Change Climate and Variability in Southern Africa: Impacts and Adaptation in the Agricultural Sector
This report proposes to discuss the current vulnerability of the southern African region to climate variability, the projected impacts of climate change and the various strategies and policies that are being deployed to address climate issues, focusing mainly on the agricultural sector. The potential role of research and technology in building a resilient agriculture is also analyzed. It aims at taking stock of the existing knowledge that could be useful in the formulation of adaptation strategies for improving the resilience of the rural communities in southern Africa.
United Nations Environment Programme; Word Agroforestry Centre