Climate Change is Challenging the Rural Livelihoods


Climate change is negatively affecting agriculture, food production and rural livelihoods in general.

CIRDAP Rural Development Report titled Impacts of Climate Change on Rural Livelihoods suggests that climate change change is negatively affecting agriculture, food production and rural livelihoods in general. It may intensify the pressure on available resources and ecosystem and trigger a vicious cycle of poverty, resource degradation, environmental deterioration and social unrest.

The report recommends creation of new employment opportunities particularly in non-farm sectors through promotion of agro-processing industries and rural entrepreneurship etc. as way to diversify livelihood.Watch this Video on YouTube: https://bit.ly/2BL0WBr

Read the full report: www.cirdap.org/ccrl

2019-01-15T16:17:09+00:00