·The world and its climate are changing in ways that affect us all. This is a board to highlight fascinating facts, innovative adaptation initiatives, and the…
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An important emitter of greenhouse gases (GHG), the livestock sector also has a large potential to reduce its emissions. This is the main conclusion drawn by the report “Tackling climate change through livestock”. This newly released report provides the most comprehensive global assessment made to-date of the livestock sector’s GHG emissions and its mitigation potential.
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CESMACH runs a pilot project to install and evaluate solar coffee dryers in Chiapas, Mexico. Due to increasing sudden rain downpours, drying coffee outdoors has become more difficult, threatening the quality (and therefore price) of farmer's crops. This could be an interesting and impactful strategy in the coming years.
Adapting to Climate Change: The Role of Local Government
2 new reports from the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) & Oxfam discuss government’s influence on the resiliency of a community in the face of climate change issues. The reports focus on the impacts of local development on not only the MDGs, but its specific role in environmental sustainability.