Our Primary Challenge: Defeat Hunger and Achieve Food Security For All (2)

As quoted in the previous part of this article, the fight against hunger is deeply related to other development targets (empowerment of women, child protection, economic growth etc.). If we talk about protecting farmers and enhancing their productivity, the CGIAR research program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security gives us interesting insights on how … Continue reading Our Primary Challenge: Defeat Hunger and Achieve Food Security For All (2)

Italy’s Adaptation to Climate Change: Local Efforts and a Missing National Strategy

By Andrea Lisi The Flood-Risk Management case Adaptation means anticipating the adverse effects of climate change and taking appropriate action to prevent or minimize the damage they can cause, or taking advantage of opportunities that may arise. It has been shown that well planned, early adaptation action saves money and lives later[1]. Unfortunately, Italy is … Continue reading Italy’s Adaptation to Climate Change: Local Efforts and a Missing National Strategy