UNFCCC Toolkit: Further Reading 4

Further reading on agricultural practices and technologies to sustainably enhance food security and resilience:

Campbell BM, Thornton P, Zougmoré R, van Asten P, Lipper L. 2014. Sustainable intensification: What is its role in climate smart agriculture? Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 8:39-43: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877343514000359#

Cenacchi, Nicolas. 2014. Drought risk reduction in agriculture: A review of adaptive strategies in East Africa and the Indo-Gangetic plain of South Asia. IFPRI Discussion Paper 01372. Available online: http://www.ifpri.org/sites/default/files/publications/ifpridp01372.pdf

Corbeels M, Sakyi RK, Kühne RF, Whitbread A. 2014. Meta-analysis of crop responses to conservation agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa. CCAFS Report No. 12. Copenhagen, Denmark: CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) Available online: https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/41933/CCAFS%20Report_12%20web.pdf

Dror I, Maheshwari S and Mude AG. 2014. Using satellite data to insure camels, cows, sheep and goats: IBLI and the development of the world’s first insurance for African pastoralists. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. Available online: https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/51647/PR_ibli_nov2014.pdf

FAO. 2014. Climate Change Adaptation in Fisheries and Aquaculture: Compilation of initial examples. FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Circular No. 1088. Rome: FAO: http://www.fao.org/3/a-i3569e.pdf

FAO. 2014. The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources. Rome: FAO: http://www.fao.org/3/a-i3825e.pdf

Gill G. 2014. An Assessment of the Impact of Laser-Assisted Precision Land Levelling Technology as a Component of Climate-Smart Agriculture in the State of Haryana, India. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark: https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/65078/CIMMYT%20LLL%20Impact%20Assessment%20May%202014.pdf?sequence=1

Gotor E, Fadda C, Trincia C. 2014. Matching Seeds to Needs – female farmers adapt to a changing climate in Ethiopia. Impact Assessment Briefs no 14. Rome, Italy: Bioversity International.

https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/36173/Matching_Seeds_to_Needs_Ethiopia.pdf

Greatrex H, Hansen JW, Garvin S, Diro R, Blakeley S, Le Guen M, Rao KN, Osgood, DE. 2015. Scaling up index insurance for smallholder farmers: Recent evidence and insights. CCAFS Report No. 14 Copenhagen: CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS).

https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/53101/CCAFS_Report14.pdf

Herrero M, MacMillan S, Johnson N, Ericksen P, Duncan A, Grace D, Thornton PK. 2011. Improving Food Production from Livestock. IN: State of the World 2011: Innovations that Nourish the Planet. Washington DC: Worldwatch Institute: 155-163

https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/3086/SOW11_chap14.pdf

Hurst M, Jensen N, Pedersen SH, Sharma A. and Zambriski JA. 2012. Changing climate adaptation strategies of Boran pastoralists in southern Ethiopia. CCAFS Working Paper 15. Copenhagen, Denmark: CCAFS.

https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/21071/ccafs_wp_15.pdf

iDE. 2015. Anukulan: Project Overview. London, United Kingdom iDE: http://www.ide-uk.org/anukulan/

Kangire A, van Asten P, Verhagen J, Koomen I. 2011. Towards climate smart agriculture: lessons from a coffee × banana case. Experiences from research for policy support in Uganda. Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands: http://portals.wi.wur.nl/files/docs/Policybrief_coffeexbanana_climate_2012.pdf

Meinzen-Dick R., Kovarik C., and Quisumbing A. R., Gender and sustainability. Annual Review of Environment and Resources, Vol. 39: 29 -55 (Volume publication date October 2014). Available online at: http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-environ-101813-013240

Ndiaye O, Moussa AS, Seck M, Zougmore R, Hansen J. 2013. Communicating seasonal forecasts to farmers in Kaffrine, Senegal for better agricultural management. Case Study prepared for Hunger • Nutrition • Climate Justice • 2013 | A New Dialogue: Putting People at the Heart of Global Development. Dublin, Ireland: Irish Aid: https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/27888/Senegal.pdf

One Acre Fund, 2014. Maize Legume Intercropping: New York City, USA, One Acre Fund: http://www.oneacrefund.org/uploads/all-files/Report_Ag_Innovations_Intercropping_FINAL.pdf

One Acre Fund, 2014. Smallholder Agroforestry: New York City, USA, One Acre Fund: http://www.oneacrefund.org/uploads/all-files/Report_Ag_Innovations_Agroforestry_FINAL.pdf

Richards M, Sander BO. 2014. Alternate wetting and drying in irrigated rice. CSA Practice Brief. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark: http://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/35402/info-note_CCAFS_AWD_final_A4.pdf

Richards M, Sapkota T, Stirling C, Thierfelder C, Verhulst N, Friedrich T, Kienzle J. 2014. Conservation agriculture: Implementation guidance for policymakers and investors. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), Copenhagen.
http://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/42431/Practice%20brief_Conservation%20Agriculture.pdf

Rosegrant, Mark W. (2014). Food security in a world of natural resource scarcity: the role of agricultural technologies / Mark W. Rosegrant, Jawoo Koo, Nicola Cenacchi, Claudia Ringler, Richard Robertson, Myles Fisher, Cindy Cox, Karen Garrett, Nicostrato D. Perez, Pascale Sabbagh. —Edition 1. Available online at: http://www.ifpri.org/publication/food-security-world-natural-resource-scarcity

Van Noordwijk M, Hoang MH, Neufeldt H, Öborn I, Yatich T, eds. 2011. How trees and people can co-adapt to climate change: reducing vulnerability through multifunctional agroforestry landscapes. Nairobi: World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF): http://www.asb.cgiar.org/PDFwebdocs/PDFwebdocs/How%20trees%20and%20people%20can%20co-adapt%20to%20climate%20change.pdf

Venkatasubramanian, K., A. Tall, J. Hansen, P. K. Aggarwal 2014. Assessment of India’s Integrated Agro-meteorological Advisory Service program from a farmer perspective. CCAFS Working Paper no. 54. CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Copenhagen, Denmark: https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/43733/CCAFS%20WP%2054.pdf

WorldFish. 2014. Rice-Field Fish Rings. Microhabitats for fish and resilience in rice-field fisheries. Dhaka, Bangladesh: WorldFis: https://cgspace.cgiar.org/bitstream/handle/10568/51376/Microhabitat%20Tech%20Brief.pdf

Zougmoré R, Jalloh A, Tioro A. 2014. Climate-smart soil water and nutrient management options in semiarid West Africa: a review of evidence and analysis of stone bunds and zaï techniques. Agriculture & Food Security 3: 16: http://www.agricultureandfoodsecurity.com/content/3/1/16