Using Small-Scale Adaptation Actions to Address the Food Crisis in the Horn of Africa: Going beyond Food Aid and Cash Transfers

Best Practice / Lessons Learned

Using Small-Scale Adaptation Actions to Address the Food Crisis in the Horn of Africa: Going beyond Food Aid and Cash Transfers

PUBLISHED DATE

February 2012

RESOURCE

This paper published in the journal Sustainabilityfocuses on lessons learned from the ClimateChange Adaptation and Development Programme(CC DARE), which was jointly implemented by theUN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UNDevelopment Programme (UNDP). It talks aboutbuilding resilience in African communities in orderto adapt farming systems to the challenges of climatechange, to tackle major problems for food productionand availability.