Objectives

Incorporate state-of-the-art climate products as well as crop and agricultural trade model improvements in coordinated regional and global assessments of future climate impacts

Include multiple models, scenarios, locations, crops and participants to explore uncertainty and impact of data and methodological choices

Collaborate with regional experts in agronomy, economics, and climate to build strong basis for applied simulations addressing key climate-related questions

Improve scientific and adaptive capacity for major agricultural regions in the developing and developed world

Develop framework to identify and prioritize adaptation strategies

Link to key on-going efforts with partners including,

  • CCAFS, Global Futures, MOSAICC, Yield Gap Analysis,
    SERVIR, MACSUR

  • National Research Programs, National Adaptation Plans,
    IPCC, ISI-MIP
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