This technical document compiles various processes that can be used to promote proper Agricultural Water Management (AWM) in the context of climate change in Africa. It provides a variety of examples of good practices in AWM and then proposes discussions on the scale of agriculture, water productivity and climate proof crop varieties as well as policies and institutional frameworks for improving adaptation to climate change.

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Organization: UNECA

Topics: Agriculture and Food, Land Use Management, Water, Adaptation, Policy Instruments

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2011

Language: English