International Conference on Climate Change 2013

Climate Change, Sustainable Intensification and Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa
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Conference Resources

Conference Program

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Session Presentations

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Session I: Changing Climate, Soil Degradation and Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Keynote Speaker: Rattan Lal
    Panel Presenters: Lukman Mulumba • Ambachew DemessieNyambilila Amuri

Session II: Ecoregions/Biomes of Sub-Saharan Africa

    Keynote Speaker: Abraham Goldman
    Panel Presenters: Method KilasaraDaniel MengistuYazidhi Bamutaze

Session III: Land Use and Farming Systems in Africa

    Keynote Speaker: Jeffrey Herrick
    Panel Presenters: Kennedy WereNtengua MdoePeter Mtakwa

Session IV: Measuring the Impact of Climate Change on Agronomic Productivity

    Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Olson
    Panel Presenters: Henry MahooRegis Chikowo Abel Kaaya

Session V: Adapting Traditional Livestock Systems to Changing Climate and Preserving Biodiversity
    Keynote Speaker: Daniel Mushi
    Panel Presenters: Adugna Tolera • Alberto BernuesFanny Chigwa

Session VI: Climate Change and Crop Yield

    Keynote Speaker: Ephraim Joseph Mtengeti
    Panel Presenters: Charles K. Gachene • Jens AuneObed I. Lungu

Session VII: Nutrient and Water Management for Soil Carbon Sequestration

    Keynote Speaker: Bal Ram Singh
    Panel Presenters: Aweke Gelaw • Tor-Gunar Vagen • Patrick Aina

Session VIII: Smallholder Adaptation to Climate Change

    Keynote Speaker: Amon Z. Mattee
    Panel Presenters: Gry Synnevåg Method Kilasaraa • Jesse Naab

Session IX: Human Dimensions of Terrestrial Carbon Management: Gender, Socio-economic Factors

    Keynote Speaker: Evelyne Lazaro
    Panel Presenters: Keith MooreCarolyne Nombo • Cornelia Flora

Session X: Rehabilitation of Degraded Lands through Forestry and Agro-forestry

    Keynote Speaker: Dennis Garrity
    Panel Presenters: Birger Solberg • Mateugue DiackGabou Habibou

Session XI: Economic and Policy Innovations for Carbon Sequestration

    Keynote Speaker: Ephraim Nkonya
    Panel Presenters: Felister Mombo • Francis MulanguAlbert Honlonkou

Session XII: Summary of All Sessions

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