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Differences in cropping systems and soil organic carbon due to climate change and socioeconomic factors in potato-based cropping systems in the Bolivian highlands
This presentation discusses research performed in Bolivia on climate change in regard to soil degradation. Through interdisciplinary methods in soil science and social science, the researchers attempted to determine why ...
SANREM CRSP LTR4: Adapting to change in the Andes: Practices and strategies to address market and climate risks in vulnerable ecosystems
This presentation describes the work of the SANREM CRSP Long term research activity 4 (LTRA-4), "Adapting to Change in the Andes: Practices and Strategies to Address Market and Climate Risks in Vulnerable Ecosystems." The ...
Encuesta de línea base estrategias de vida, capitales y prácticas: Municipios de Umala y Ancoraimes, Departamento de La Paz, Bolivia, ciclo 2005-2006
A household survey, implemented in 9 communities of two regions of the Bolivian Altiplano, Umala and Ancoraimes, two different ecosystems, was completed in October of 2006. In this seminar the major findings comparing both ...
Estrategias de vida y resiliencia: La interacción clima-mercados, experiencia de los Andes
Presentation about the lessons from climate-market interactions in the Andes, livelihoods strategies and resiliency.
Cambio Climático y Adaptación: Rol de la ganadería en las estrategias de vida en los Andes
This presentation discussed the role of livestock in the Andes in the context of climate change. The multiple roles of livestock and the diverse characteristics of livelihood strategies are presented. The focus of the ...
Andean livelihood strategies and the impact of market and climate shocks: Risks perceptions and coping mechanisms
Andean families pursue their livelihood strategies in an environment of uncertainty shaped by market and climate risks. Production and consumption decisions remain interlinked due to limited, shallow or imperfect markets, ...
Coping and adapting to climate change: Andean communities' experiences
This presentation to the Asian Development Bank social sciences group focused on sharing lessons learned from research undertaken in the Andean region between 1993 and 2008 in various programs, including the SANREM CRSP ...
Climate change variability and Andean agriculture: The context
A presentation by Valdivia from lessons learned in the SANREM CRSP and past research to frame the two day workshop. First session of the workshop: I. Climate Change Variability and Andean Agriculture: The Context Lessons ...
Adapting to Change in Andean Ecosystems: Climate and Strategies
The presentation summarizes the research activities conducted by SANREM CRSP LTRA4 Adapting to Change in the Andes in the Altiplano region. The objectives were to present the project, emphasizing the research activities ...
Linking Knowledge and Action in SANREM
This presentation discusses cross cutting research, consisting of case studies of how new knowledge leads to action for change. It includes case studies of four Long Term Research Award projects: spanning devolution of ...