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Climate change, food production, and interstateconflict

Bellagio Conference on Climate Change, Food Production and Interstate Conflict (1975)

Climate change, food production, and interstateconflict

[Summary report of] a conference held at the Bellagio Study and Conference Center, Italy, June 4-8, 1975

by Bellagio Conference on Climate Change, Food Production and Interstate Conflict (1975)

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Published by Rockefeller Foundation in [New York] .
Written in English


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Statementsponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation Programs in : Conquest of Hunger, Quality of the Environment, Conflict in International Relations.
SeriesWorking papers / the Rockefeller Foundation
ContributionsRockefeller Foundation.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19719159M

  Sub-Saharan Africa is particularly vulnerable to climate change. Multiple biophysical, political, and socioeconomic stresses interact to increase the region’s susceptibility and constrain its adaptive capacity. Climate change is commonly recognized as a major issue likely to have negative consequences on food security and livelihoods in the by: Food security is high on the political agenda. Fears about societal insecurity due to food price increases and hunger, grave scenarios regarding the effects of climate change and general uncertainty about the impacts of investments in biofuels and so-call “land grabbing” on food prices and availability have meant that food security is now recognised as being a multifaceted .

  Climate Change and its Impact on Agriculture Climate change is an emerging issue of agricultural production and geographical location of India makes it vulnerable to climate most people, the expression “climate change” means the alteration of the world’s climate that we humans are causing, through fossil fuel burning, clearing forests and other . THE IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON FOOD SECURITY AND COMMUNITY BASED ADAPTATION OPTIONS: THE CASE OF MAGU DISTRICT IN MWANZA, TANZANIA WILSON R. KATUNZI irrigation works so as to achieve sustainable food production and livelihood security. viii TABLE OF CONTENTSAuthor: Wilson R. Katunzi.

Climate change is thus a development issue and not only an environmental concern for Africa. 3. Climate change importance in development and food security Over the years, policy to support climate change adaption and mitigation has been viewed in different context.   New UN report: World hunger again on the rise, driven by conflict and climate change - Duration: Food and Agriculture Organization of .


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