Vulnerability of Agriculture, Water and Fisheries to Climate Change Toward Sustainable Adaptation Strategies /

Human activity is changing the global environment at an unprecedented rate while humanity faces a range of complex and interrelated challenges to local, regional and global development, human security and politics. Food security ranks high on the science, policy and development agendas. However, mos...

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Other Authors: Behnassi, Mohamed., Syomiti Muteng'e, Margaret., Ramachandran, Gopichandran., Shelat, Kirit N.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands : 2014.
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-8962-2
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Table of Contents:
  • Part I Agriculture and Climate Change: A Multidimensional Perspective
  • 1 Mitigation-Adaptation Nexus for Sustainability: Some Important Cross-cutting and Emerging Considerations
  • 2 Climate Change Impacts in the Mena Region: Review of Adaptation and Mitigation Potential and Practices
  • 3 Mainstreaming Agriculture for Climate Change Mitigation
  • 4 Learning About Climate Change: A Case Study of Grain Growers in Eastern Australia
  • 5 Economic Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture in SAT India: An Empirical Analysis of Impacts in Andhra Pradesh Using Ricardian Approach
  • 6 Vulnerability to Climate Change in Semi-Arid Tropics of India: Scouting for Holistic Approach
  • 7 Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Implications for Agricultural Extension and Education
  • Part II Adapting Agriculture to Climate Risks: Selected Successful Practices
  • 8 Economic Impact of Climate Change on Tunisian Agriculture: The Case of Wheat
  • 9 Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Options in Greek Dairy Sheep Farming: A Multi-Objective Programming Approach
  • 10 Adaptation Strategies of Citrus and Tomato Farmers Towards the Effect of Climate Change in Nigeria
  • 11 Ex-ante Impact Assessment of ‘Stay-Green’ Drought Tolerant Sorghum Cultivar under Future Climate Scenarios: Integrated Modeling approach
  • Part III Impacts of Climate Change on Water Resources: Relevant Adaptation Practices
  • 12 Impact of Climate Changes on Water Resources in Algeria
  • 13 Droughtness of Different Wheat Species (Triticum L.)
  • 14 Coping Climate Change Through Water Harvesting Techniques for Sustainable Agriculture
  • Part IV Impacts of Climate Change on Fisheries and Fishery-Based Livelihoods
  • 15 Climate Change and Biotechnology: Toolkit for Food Fish Security
  • 16 Climate Change and Fisheries in Chile
  • 17 Livelihoods of Coastal Communities in Mnazi Bay-Ruvuma Estuary Marine Park, Tanzania
  • 18 Livelihood Strategy in Indonesian Coastal Villages: Case Study on Seaweed Farming in Laikang Bay, South Sulawesi Province
  • 19 Monosex Fish Production in Fisheries Management and its Potentials for Catfish Aquaculture in Nigeria
  • 20 Stock Assessment of Bogue, Boops from the Egyptian Mediterranean Waters
  • Postface
  • Notes on Contributors.