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Farm diversification and climate change: implications for food security in northern Namibia

Policy Brief 201
Author(s): 
Chalmers Mulwa and Martine Visser
Publication date: 
October, 2019
Background
Risk is inherent in small-scale rain-fed agricultural production. Farmers have to contend with seasonal weather uncertainties, the threat of pests and diseases, post-harvest losses, among other risks. These risks are now being exacerbated by the effects of a changing climate, which is expected to increase poverty incidences in most developing countries.
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