Climate Change Impact in Agriculture: Vulnerability and Adaptation Concerns of Semiarid Tropics in Asia uri icon

abstract

  • There is global consensus that current climate ischanging, mainly due to the anthropogenic emissionsof green house gases (GHG) (IPCC 2007b).Also, there is widespread concern over long-termclimate changes and changes in climate variabilitythrough occurrence of extreme weather eventssuch as cyclones, floods, droughts, sea level rise,etc. Agriculture is one sector of the economy thatis exposed directly and considerably affected byclimate and its changes

publication date

  • 2011
  • 2011