Crisis is a Way of Life’: Helping Farmers Cope With Devastating Climate Change

By |2017-09-18T13:25:55+07:00October 14th, 2016|News|

Changing weather patterns are having a dramatic effect on the livelihoods of smallholders in the developing world. So what can be done? Coffee farmers in Peru suffered heavy losses in 2013 when 40% of the country’s coffee plantations were adversely affected by coffee leaf rust. The disease, which scientists blamed on climate change, damaged leaves [...]