Food systems will not adapt to climate change without seed diversity warns report

This article was first published on the Get Resilient Blog and is republished with permission.   Global food systems will struggle to adapt to climate change unless urgent action is taken to increase seed diversity, warn advocacy and environmental groups. In a recent report, the Ecumenical Advocacy Alliance (EAA), Gaia Foundation and African Biodiversity Network (ABN) highlight…

National Geographic

Oxfam – Hot and hungry

Welcome back to Digested Reads – telling you what to think about reports that tell you what to think. This week, Oxfam’s “Hot and Hungry” – How do we stop climate change making people hungry. Context: The IPCC is preparing to officially release its 5th Assessment report on Climate Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation. Various newspapers have used leaked…

WEF

Seizing the Challenge – WEF on Adaptation

Welcome to our new feature – Digested Reads, in which we break down and review those reports you don’t have time for. Also known as “telling you what to think about reports that tell you what to think”. First up – The World Economic Forum: Climate Adaptation – Seizing the Challenge… Climate adaptation has made…