Climate Smart Agriculture

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INFORMATION BRIEF MARCH 2017 / The 2030 Agenda calls for us to make our agriculture1 and food systems more efficient and sustainable, and to shift to more sustainable consumption and production approaches. Climate smart agriculture is a recent concept and approach launched by FAO in 2010 in response to the growing need for a clear and coherent strategy for managing agriculture and food systems under climate change to reach food security and development objectives.The 2030 Agenda calls for us to make our agriculture1 and food systems more efficient and sustainable, and to shift to more sustainable consumption and production approaches. Climate smart agriculture is a recent concept and approach launched by FAO in 2010 in response to the growing need for a clear and coherent strategy for managing agriculture and food systems under climate change to reach food security and development objectives.