For most countries in East Africa, small-scale agriculture is the main economic activity and source of livelihood for most people living in rural areas. Agricultural development is therefore likely to play a crucial role in the future development of this region. Strategies for this type of development must consider ways to help small-scale farmers cope with climate vulnerability.
Badege, B.; Neufeldt, H.; Mowo, J.; Abdelkadir, A.; Muriuki, J.; Dalle, G.; Assefa, T.; Guillozet, K.; Kassa, H.; Dawson, I.K.; Luedeling, E.. 2013. Farmers’ strategies for adapting to and mitigating climate variability and change through agroforestry in Ethiopia and Kenya