Program 6.2. Mainstream land degradation, desertification, climate change and risk management approaches into NAIPs and RAIPs

Strategic Objective 2 (Outcome 2): To strengthen research-related capacity for agricultural productivity and climate change adaptation for enhanced resilience of rural livelihoods in Semi-Arid Zones of Africa
Output 6: Operationalization of a platform of climate change and desertification and strengthening implementation of the UNCCD process in Africa facilitated.

Program content

  • Development of frameworks and guidelines to assist country CAADP Teams to mainstream land degradation, desertification, climate change and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and adaptation approaches into the NAIPs and RAIPs
  • Provision of support to processes for incorporating climate smart agriculture approaches in NAIPs and RAIPs is another option.