Decision and Policy Analysis

Transforming food systems under a changing climate: building consensus on action

Transforming food systems under a changing climate: building consensus on action

Cross-posted from the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS)  The debate on agriculture in UN climate change ...
Simple steps to climate-proof farms have big potential upside for tropical farmers

Simple steps to climate-proof farms have big potential upside for tropical farmers

Climate-smart agriculture boosts yields, mitigates extreme weather and reduces greenhouse gas emissions. A study in Central America, Africa and Asia ...
World Bank and CIAT launch global analysis of climate-smart agriculture in 33 countries

World Bank and CIAT launch global analysis of climate-smart agriculture in 33 countries

Most comprehensive climate-smart agriculture study to date charts strengths, weaknesses and barriers to adoption in effort to unlock investment ...
Wild coffee plants, Christmas trees and chocolate's tree are surprisingly poorly protected

Wild coffee plants, Christmas trees and chocolate’s tree are surprisingly poorly protected

Urgent action is needed to protect thousands of useful wild plants, according to new research; the data strongly suggest international ...
When immiscible becomes miscible

When immiscible becomes miscible

Linking efforts for reducing forest-based emissions with those for delivering peace is possible. We are examining under what conditions that ...
Feeding the world in a changing climate: An adaptation roadmap for agriculture

Feeding the world in a changing climate: An adaptation roadmap for agriculture

This discussion paper presents the main issues to be considered in an adaptation roadmap for agriculture, with a particular focus ...
Nutrition just got more affordable and accessible!

Nutrition just got more affordable and accessible!

The multi-composite, safe, nutritious, and affordable porridge flours aimed at diversifying diets of consumers have been launched in Kenya and ...
When understanding drivers of food systems becomes a planetary priority

When understanding drivers of food systems becomes a planetary priority

This analysis will be one of the very first one of this kind conducted at the global level. The results ...
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Andy Jarvis

Andy Jarvis

Director, Decision and Policy Analysis Research Area

a.jarvis@cgiar.org

This CIAT Blog was launched in January 2016. For articles related to Decision and Policy Analysis (DAPA) prior to this date, visit our former blog. Please note the old DAPA blog is no longer updated.

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