20 Sep

Agricultural and rural development events

Scaling-up Climate Agricultural Solutions in the Caribbean

Kingston, Jamaica
The technical session will contribute to the implementation of the Caribbean flagship project by developing strategies and key activities to disseminate information for scaling up climate resilient solutions for smallholder farmers working in the two priority value chains in the region. Specifically, the workshop will accomplish the following: (i) Identify ways in which the knowledge of the impact of climate change on agriculture can be used to design targeted training courses for farmers to improve profitable agribusiness (ii) Discuss opportunities, potential constraints and strategies to promote the use of ICTs to upscale climate solutions among farmers (iii) Identify key field actions to support specific groups of farmers to adopt and scale up climate solutions that support profitable agribusiness in the region for the next three years.