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Food Security and Climate Change in Dry Areas

Author: Mahmoud Solh (editor), Mohan C. Saxena (editor)
Organisation: 2011 International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDAA)
Publish Date: 2011
Country: Global
Sector: Environmental
Method: Forecasting
Theme: Climate Change
Type: Conference Proceedings
Language: English
Tags: Food security, Climate change, Dry areas, Vegetation cover, Natural resources availability, Mitigation, Adaptation methods, Policy adaptations

Contains the proceedings of a conference, Food Security and Climate Change in Dry Areas that was held in Amman, Jordan from 1-4 February 2010. The aims of the Conference were to: (a) share views and experiences between national and international experts and other stakeholders on the urgent food security issues expected to be impacted by climate change; (b) identify technologies, economic and policy options and priorities, to buffer climate change impacts through mitigation and adaptation and ecosystem resilience; (c) identify effective modalities and mechanisms of cooperative partnerships between various national, regional and international institutes and organizations; and (d) mobilize human and financial resources to enhance regional and international cooperation, and to support research and development activities to cope with climate change.
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