Creating and sharing the knowledge needed for the new advisory services and tools that help farmers make climate-smart decisions.
This AICCRA team produces new knowledge and tools that help African farmers prepare for and manage the impacts of climate variability and change, through better information and advice that offer clear choices and options to become more resilient under a changing climate.
The team has two key objectives:
Such services empower African farmers to plan investment and adopt farming and agricultural practices that are ‘climate-smart’.
The team’s research provides insights to public bodies and the private sector in Africa, so they can be more effective in targeting efforts to help farmers adopt CIS and CSA.
There are several dimensions to this work: