Linking local agriculture to national policy by studying climate change economics in Colombia
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Loboguerrero Rodriguez AM, Vermeulen S. 2013. Linking local agriculture to national policy by studying climate change economics in Colombia. In: Irish Aid Programme. A new dialogue: putting people at the heart of global development. Papers of the Hunger, Nutrition, Climate Justice 2013 conference held in Dublin, Ireland 15-16 April 2013. Irish Aid Programme
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Participatory research, using the FAO’s Aquacrop model, is investigating crop yields under several climate change scenarios, and feeding the findings in to a national, cross-sectoral economic model. Stakeholders, from farmers to national decision makers, are using the same model to guide their decisions. The project will contribute to a National Adaptation Plan for Colombia, and be scaled across farming communities.
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