This booklet, produced jointly by the World Meteorological Organization and the World Farmers’ Organisation, will serve to provide background information on climate change and its causes, the impacts on agriculture, proposed adaptation and mitigation actions, and provide case studies with concrete examples of possible solutions for farmers. In particular, this booklet aims to offer insights into the following research question: what are the impacts of climate change on agriculture and how can farmers adapt to and mitigate climate change? The objective of the booklet is twofold. Farmers all over the world can use this booklet, with information about climate change and research, case studies and best practices as an information tool. In addition, the booklet will also be useful for policy makers in highlighting what policy measures are needed and what initiatives governments can take to assist farmers to adapt to and mitigate climate change.
Format: Digital (Free)