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FOOD SECURITY CHAPTER OF THE IPCC SPECIAL REPORT ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND LAND

Aug 20, 2019.

A new IPCC Special Report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems, was released on August 8, 2019, in Geneva. Cynthia Rosenzweig, AgMIP Executive Committee Member, was a Coordinating Lead Author on the Food Security Chapter, together with Erik Mencos Contreras…

AgMIP AT THE GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE (GACSA) FORUM

June 24, 2019.

The third Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture (GACSA) Annual Forum was held on June 15-16, 2019, in Bonn, Germany. Honored speakers such as Karen Ross (Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture), Zitouni Ould-Dada (Deputy Director of the Climate and Environment Division, FAO), and Hans Hoovegeen

NEXT-GENERATION FOOD SHOCKS MODELING WORKSHOP AT ASPEN GLOBAL CHANGE INSTITUTE

June 4, 2019.

AGCI and AgMIP held the ‘Next-Generation Food Shocks Modeling Workshop’ May 20-24 in Aspen, Colorado, bringing together leading scientists, practitioners, and stakeholders from around the world to build a new framework of understanding around complex food systems and the events that trigger widespread impacts

NEW PAPER ON KEY DETERMINANTS OF GLOBAL LAND-USE PROJECTIONS PUBLISHED IN NATURE

May 31, 2019.

A new paper: Key determinants of global land-use projections, Stehfest et al. 2019, was recently published in Nature.The paper builds on a recently developed sensitivity approach to improve land-use projections and identify the possibility for different global land-use directions in the future and how future land-use depend