Session 3.1: Climate change

Room: Niger

Chair: Radhika Lal, Senior Economic Advisor, UNDP

Paper Presenters:

  • Climate change perception and system of rice intensification (SRI) in Tanzania: A moment approximation approach

Mintewab Bezabih, School of Economics and Political Science, UK, Remidius Ruhinduka, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Mare Sarr, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Discussant: Martial Bindoumou, Catholic University of Central Africa, Cameroon

  • Climate Change and Dynamic Adjustment in Agriculture: The Case of Cameroon

Martial Bindoumou, Catholic University of Central Africa, Cameroon, Jean Roger Essombé Edimo, University of Yaoundé II, Cameroon
Discussant: Somlanare Romuald Kinda, Université Ouaga 2, Burkina Faso

  • Climate Change and Food Security: Do Spatial Spillovers Matter?

Nazindigouba Eric Kere, AfDB, Somlanare Romuald Kinda, Université Ouaga 2, Burkina Faso
Discussant: Tagesse Abo, Wolaita Sodo University, Ethiopia

  • Climate Change Mitigation in Ethiopia: To what extent do carbon sequestration projects put impact on smallholder farm households’ income?

Tagesse Abo, Senbetie Kuma, Tegegn Hailu, Wolaita Sodo University, Ethiopia

Discussant: Mare Sarr, University of Cape Town, South Africa

AEC 2016 : Concurrent Session 3.1: Climate change, 06 december 2016

“Our goal is clear: achieve food self-sufficiency for Africa in ten years, eliminate malnutrition and hunger and move Africa to the top of agricultural value chains.” – Akinwumi Adesina, AfDB President

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