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FAO Releases Climate Change Mitigation in Agriculture Learning Materials

FAONovember 2012: As part of the global learning efforts on sustainable agriculture to help meet climate change mitigation goals, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) has released the materials and presentations from the 11 webinar sessions held during the month of September 2012 on "Conservation agriculture for climate change mitigation."

The learning event was organized by the community of practice for climate change mitigation in agriculture. It explored issues related to: organic carbon accumulation and emissions from conservation agriculture; the relevance of conservation agriculture in arid and semi-arid areas; and suitable machinery for climate-smart conservation agriculture. [FAO Learning Event on Conservation Agriculture for Climate Change Mitigation]