Author: Susan Onyango

Susan Onyango

Susan Onyango

Susan Onyango is the communications specialist for climate change for the World Agroforestry Centre and is based at the headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya. With over 12 year’s experience in communication, she promotes the World Agroforestry Centre’s work on climate change, writes blogs and provides communication advice and support to scientists. Susan holds a MA communication studies and a BA in English. Twitter: @susanonyango

Peru launches its Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) plan for agriculture

The Ministry of Agriculture, Peru, has unveiled its plan for Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) at the UN climate talks currently underway in Lima. The Peru agriculture NAMA, titled the iNAMAzonia, is landscaped-based and aims to create the...

Approaching climate-smart agriculture from a perspective of systems

The world’s population is expected to exceed 9 billion by 2050. For some countries, this will double. FAO estimates that global agricultural production will have to increase by 60% to meet increased demand, driven by population growth and...

From farm to landscape: Approaches for multilevel landscape management for climate change mitigation

On the sidelines of the on-going UN climate talks, scientists, policy makers and development practitioners deliberated on how landscape approaches can be used to plan and implement mitigation actions to manage agriculture and forest dynamics. Drawing on examples...

Landscape approach: bridging the climate agenda with the Sustainable Development Goals

How can an integrated landscape approach contribute to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and advance climate-smart objectives? The World Agroforestry Centre’s publication, Climate-Smart Landscapes: Multifunctionality in Practice, to be released at the Global Landscapes Forum on...