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Training Course on Climate Change and Agriculture

05/11/2018, Datastat Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

DURATION

5 days

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The targets people working in governments, funding agencies, and research and development facilitating non-government and Civil society organizations. It is also suitable for business owners and representatives from organizations that support extension services and/or seek to enable an environment in which businesses can flourish.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the end of this training, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the concept and effect of climate change in agriculture development projects.
  • Identify factors responsible for climate change.
  • Communicate the existing and potential effects of climate change to the agricultural stakeholders in their country or region.
  • Apply GIS and remote sensing techniques for decision making in climate change control.
  • Understand the mitigation and adaptation strategies for managing the effects of climate change.
  • Understand modern agro-meteorological techniques and methods for climate change adaption and mitigation in agriculture.
  • Gain skills in scaling up climate smart agriculture.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • Climate change in agriculture
  • Factors affecting for climate change
  • Effects of climate change to the agricultural stakeholders
  • Mitigation and adaptation strategies for managing the effects of climate change
  • Modern agro-meteorological techniques

REQUIREMENTS

Proficiency in use of English language

Meet admission criteria

METHODOLOGY

 

The trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach such as presentations, group work, guided sessions of practical exercise and web based tutorials.

 

COURSE Training Center: Datastat Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya

Start Date: 11/05/2018

End Date: 11/09/2018

Fee: Ksh 80000, $900

 

APPLY ONLINE: https://bit.ly/2yqc6uz

WEBSITE: www.datastatresearch.org

EMAIL: info@datastatresearch.org

TELEPHONE : +254724527104


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