This analytical document aims to determine the ability of farmers in Africa to detect climate change. A large-scale survey conducted in 11 counntries in Africa shows that significant numbers of farmers believe that temperatures have already increased and that precipitation has declined. The report comes to the conclusion that educated farmers are more likely to adapt to climate change.

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Organization: WB

Theme: Adaptation

Topics: Agriculture and Food, Education, Environment, Labour, Land Use Management, Water, Adaptation, Mitigation, Public Participation

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2007

Language: English