Decision and Policy Analysis

“Now CIAT has a more comprehensive view of environmental issues” David Kaimowitz

“Now CIAT has a more comprehensive view of environmental issues” David Kaimowitz

David Kaimowitz did not visit CIAT as the Natural Resources and Climate Change Director for the Ford Foundation, but as ...
App enables smallholder farmers to be community influencers and citizen scientists

App enables smallholder farmers to be community influencers and citizen scientists

The GeoFarmer app allows community workers and smallholders to easily collect and share information on climate-related agricultural interventions. Development agencies ...
More bang for the climate buck: study identifies hotspots for adaptation funding

More bang for the climate buck: study identifies hotspots for adaptation funding

By combining the latest crop models and local expertise in Vietnam, Uganda and Nicaragua, scientists developed a process to pinpoint ...
Sustainable land use systems: A way to help achieve Colombia’s climate change mitigation and peacebuilding goals

Sustainable land use systems: A way to help achieve Colombia’s climate change mitigation and peacebuilding goals

Colombia has set ambitious targets to mitigate climate change and achieve stability. One promising approach to help achieve those simultaneously ...
Dramatic rainfall changes for key crops expected even with reduced greenhouse gas emissions

Dramatic rainfall changes for key crops expected even with reduced greenhouse gas emissions

By 2040, rainfall on wheat, soybean, rice and maize will have changed, even if Paris Agreement emissions targets are met ...
Inter-institutional team tackles Honduras’s water crisis

Inter-institutional team tackles Honduras’s water crisis

More than 300 actors, including technicians and decision makers from six departments in western Honduras (Copán, Intibucá, Lempira, La Paz, ...
Preparing cocoa production for an unknown future

Preparing cocoa production for an unknown future

The major challenge for the cocoa sector remains how to coordinate better, change incentive structures in commercial and political relationships ...
Navigating coverage of climate change and agriculture: CIAT and partners host webinars for journalists this February

Navigating coverage of climate change and agriculture: CIAT and partners host webinars for journalists this February

During a series of webinars on climate change and agriculture, a global team of scientific experts will discuss tools journalists ...
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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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