Agroforestry News

(The Star) Kenya promises to cut pollution by 30 per cent by 2030
July 31, 2015

Kenya’s plan to cut pollution by 30 per cent by 2030 is receiving praise ahead of the all-important climate change meeting in December this year, in Paris.

(SciDev) Tree rings expand African climate records
July 30, 2015
Annual growth patterns in tree trunks, called tree rings, can indicate when warm, cold, dry or wet spells occurred, as these alter growth.
Can ecosystem-based adaptation bring about a paradigm shift in African agriculture?
July 30, 2015

The 2nd Africa Ecosystem-based Adaptation for Food Security Conference is being held in Nairobi, Kenya from 30 to 31 July 2015 supported by the World Agroforestry Centre.

Punjab on a green mission
July 30, 2015

Punjab plans to provide all government institutions and villages in the Indian State with 40 lakh (4 million) saplings free of charge as part of its ongoing ‘green drive’, report The Pioneer

Centre to launch new project on innovation platforms for food security
July 30, 2015

The World Agroforestry Centre is launching a new research project aimed at boosting food security through engaging smallholder farmers in East and Southern Africa with markets.

New agroforestry guide for Europe
July 30, 2015

A new Agroforestry Guide was launched on 29 July 2015 in Belgium, reports Industry Today.

(SciDevNet) Tree rings expand African climate records
July 30, 2015

Annual growth patterns in tree trunks, called tree rings, can indicate when warm, cold, dry or wet spells occurred, as these alter growth.

(The New Times) New drive to promote agro-forestry
July 30, 2015

The world Agro-forestry Centre moved to strengthen partnership with natural resources, agriculture and infrastructure ministries in identifying smart agro-forestry systems to help develop ‘integrat

Advancing agroforestry in India
July 28, 2015

Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir (SKUAST-K) recently hosted the Annual Group meeting of the All India Coordinated Research Project on Agroforestry (AICRP

New ICRAF policy brief: Developing sustainable tree-based bioenergy systems in sub-Saharan Africa
July 27, 2015

Worldwide over 1.3 billion people are withou