To fully understand the likely impacts of climate change on agricultural systems, livelihoods and critical ecosystem services, and identify best-bet adaptation strategies from local to global level.
The Climate Change Research Group aims to develop and implement novel analysis methods for guiding policies and decisions related to adapting tropical agriculture to the challenges ahead.
This involves the
ex-ante assessment of likely impacts of climate change on agricultural productivity, ecosystem services and livelihoods. We analyse adaptation options to identify the best-bet policies and actions to enhance or maintain rural livelihoods despite a hostile future climate.