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Agroforestry to mitigate climate change in southern Africa

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The effects of climate change are already being felt in the region. The weather and climate over southern Africa is highly variable, with extreme events such as droughts and floods becoming frequent occurrences, affecting millions of people and sometimes resulting in death.
    Publication year

    2003

    Authors

    Matakala P W

    Language

    English

    Keywords

    agroforestry, climate, food security, drought, community forestry

    Geographic

    Africa

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