U.S. Government supports training on climate-smart agriculture for local government planners in Tanzania

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    International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

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    30.03.19

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    Climate

 Morogoro – Key decision-makers and stakeholders from selected regions and districts in Tanzania are convening in Morogoro, 25–29 March, for a U.S. Government-funded training on how to plan for and support smallholder farmers to cope with climate change and implement climate-smart agriculture. A similar training will be conducted in Ungunja, Zanzibar, 1–5 April.

The training program, “Landscape Climate-Smart Agriculture Pilot Course,” is being conducted by a team of experts from the University of California, Davis; the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA); Cornell University; EcoAgriculture Partners; and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) with funds from the United States Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

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