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Indicators for assessing policy and institutional frameworks for climate smart agriculture (English)

Agriculture accounts for 40 percent of the land area and 70 percent of the freshwaterresources that humans use, and 24 percent of human-induced greenhouse gas (GHG)emissions. ... See More +

Working Paper 120163 SEP 01, 2017

Braimoh,Ademola; Rawlins,Maurice Andres; Zhao,Yuxuan; Loundu,Wisambi Disclosed

Climate smart agriculture : successes in Africa (English)

Africa is home to more than 225 million under nourished people. Farm families in Africa and other parts of the world are already over represented among the poor. ... See More +

Working Paper 119228 NOV 01, 2016

Hou,Xiaoyue; Morales,Xenia Zia; Obuya,Grace Anyango; Bobo,Dasan; Braimoh,Ademola Disclosed

Climate smart agriculture : successes in Africa (French)

Africa is home to more than 225 million under nourished people. Farm families in Africa and other parts of the world are already over represented among the poor. ... See More +

Working Paper 119228 NOV 01, 2016

Hou,Xiaoyue; Morales,Xenia Zia; Obuya,Grace Anyango; Bobo,Dasan; Braimoh,Ademola Disclosed

Greenhouse gas mitigation opportunities in agricultural landscapes : a practitioner’s guide to agricultural and land resources management (English)

Agriculture, and the patterns of land-use change that are associated with it, have a significant ecological footprint, including the effects it has on climate change, accounting for about one-quarter of anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions globally. ... See More +

Working Paper 106605 JUL 01, 2016

Braimoh,Ademola; Hou,Xiaoyue; Heumesser,Christine; Zhao,Yuxuan Disclosed

Climate-smart agriculture indicators (English)

There is by now substantial consensus within the development community over the need for a more climate smart agriculture, which consists of three defining principles: enhancing agriculture’s resilience to climate change, reducing agricultural green-house gas emissions, and sustainably increasing production. ... See More +

Working Paper 105162 JUN 01, 2016

Braimoh,Ademola; Emenanjo,Ijeoma; Rawlins,Maurice Andres; Heumesser,Christine; Zhao,Yuxuan Disclosed

Climate information services providers in Kenya (English)

Agriculture is a major driver of the Kenyan economy, contributing 54 percent to the national gross domestic product (GDP) and accounting for 65 percent of total export earnings. ... See More +

Working Paper 103186 FEB 01, 2016

Ngari,Francis Maina; Obuya,Grace Anyango; Hou,Xiaoyue; Larson,Gunnar; Braimoh,Ademola Disclosed

A portfolio review of World Bank rice projects : fiscal years 1984-2011 (English)

Rice is the world’s most heavily consumed staple crop. Its production requires enormous volumes of water and emits large quantities of atmospheric methane, a greenhouse gas some many times more powerful than carbon dioxide - particularly during a medium term period of about seven years. ... See More +

Working Paper 102399 FEB 01, 2016

Pape-Christiansen,Andrea; Braimoh,Ademola Disclosed

Increasing agricultural production and resilience through climate information services (English)

More than any other sector of the economy, agriculture relies directly on the natural resource base - that is the land and water resources that are essential elements of crop and livestock production. ... See More +

Brief 99314 AUG 01, 2015

Braimoh,Ademola; Oladele,Oladimeji Idowu; Hou,Xiaoyue; Larson,Gunnar Disclosed

Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - agriculture and rural development rapid assessment : Romania - Schimbari climatice si programul de dezvoltare ecologica cu emisii reduse de carbon : componenta B raport sectorial - evaluare rapida a agriculturii si dezvoltarii rurale (Romanian)

Climate change is a huge challenge for the agriculture and rural development (ARD) sector in Romania. On the one hand, agriculture is a source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and must therefore be expected to contribute towards the climate change mitigation goals of the Europe 2020 strategy. ... See More +

Working Paper 84261 JAN 01, 2014

Redman, Mark; Andrei, Lavinia; Ionita, Gabriel; Janssen, Willem; Braimoh, Ademola English Disclosed

Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - agriculture and rural development rapid assessment (English)

Climate change is a huge challenge for the agriculture and rural development (ARD) sector in Romania. On the one hand, agriculture is a source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and must therefore be expected to contribute towards the climate change mitigation goals of the Europe 2020 strategy. ... See More +

Working Paper 84261 JAN 01, 2014

Redman, Mark; Andrei, Lavinia; Ionita, Gabriel; Janssen, Willem; Braimoh, Ademola Romanian Disclosed

Potential impact of climate change on resilience and livelihoods in mixed crop-livestock systems (English)

Mixed crop-livestock systems cover over one million square kilometers of farmland and support the livelihoods of millions of poor people in arid and semi-arid areas of Africa. ... See More +

Brief 76045 MAR 01, 2013

Braimoh, Ademola; Morgan, Nancy; Gall, Francois Le Disclosed

Productivity and climate benefits of improved land management technologies (English)

Ensuring food security under changing climate conditions is one of the major challenges of our era. Agriculture must not only become increasingly productive, but must also adapt to climate change while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. ... See More +

Brief 68002 MAR 01, 2012

Larson,Gunnar; Braimoh,Ademola Disclosed

A harvest of practical insights : lessons learned in agriculture, agribusiness, sustainable rural development and climate change (English)

This IFC SmartBook is a compilation of sixteen IFC SmartLessons that presents practical lessons learned by staff from across the IFC and the World Bank on approaches for engaging in agriculture that have led to success. ... See More +

Working Paper 72690 MAR 01, 2012

Acharya,Gayatri; Ali,Anika; Arias Carballo,Diego; Braimoh,Ademola; Criscuolo,Alberto; Debroux,Laurent; Dixie,Grahame; Fock,Achim; Gupta,Neeraj; Hanbal,Hazem Ibrahim; Hernani,Mirella; Hoyos, María Carolina; Johnson,Ebbe Carl Vigen; Lurie,Jay Brandon; Macawaris,Natalie D.; Cruikshank Ockman,Sarah Jane; Pathy,Manivannan; Rahman,Shaela; Reyes Retana De La Torre,Graciela; Rybalko,Fedir Mykolayovych; Sircar,Mrinal Kanti; Tanatar,Selcuk; Taylor,Colin; Varodi,Oksana; Weber,Nicolas Carlos Marius; Woelcke,Johannes; Zamora-Galinato,Carla Mae; Zhao,Jun Disclosed

Assessing the carbon benefits of improved land management technologies (English)

Ensuring food security under changing climate conditions is one of the major challenges of our era. Agriculture must not only become increasingly productive, but must also adapt to climate change while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. ... See More +

Brief 68189 JAN 01, 2012

Braimoh, Ademola Disclosed

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Indicators for assessing policy and institutional frameworks for climate smart agriculture (English)
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SEP 01, 2017 120163 Working Paper
Climate smart agriculture : successes in Africa (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 119228 Working Paper
Climate smart agriculture : successes in Africa (French)
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NOV 01, 2016 119228 Working Paper
Greenhouse gas mitigation opportunities in agricultural landscapes : a practitioner’s guide to agricultural and land resources management (English)
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JUL 01, 2016 106605 Working Paper
Climate-smart agriculture indicators (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 105162 Working Paper
Climate information services providers in Kenya (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 103186 Working Paper
A portfolio review of World Bank rice projects : fiscal years 1984-2011 (English)
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FEB 01, 2016 102399 Working Paper
Increasing agricultural production and resilience through climate information services (English)
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AUG 01, 2015 99314 Brief
Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - agriculture and rural development rapid assessment : Romania - Schimbari climatice si programul de dezvoltare ecologica cu emisii reduse de carbon : componenta B raport sectorial - evaluare rapida a agriculturii si dezvoltarii rurale (Romanian)
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JAN 01, 2014 84261 Working Paper English
Romania - Climate change and low carbon green growth program : component B sector report - agriculture and rural development rapid assessment (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 84261 Working Paper Romanian
Potential impact of climate change on resilience and livelihoods in mixed crop-livestock systems (English)
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MAR 01, 2013 76045 Brief
Productivity and climate benefits of improved land management technologies (English)
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MAR 01, 2012 68002 Brief
A harvest of practical insights : lessons learned in agriculture, agribusiness, sustainable rural development and climate change (English)
See More +
MAR 01, 2012 72690 Working Paper
Assessing the carbon benefits of improved land management technologies (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 68189 Brief