Bangladesh: Freak surge in fish supply “alarming”

9 February, 2011 by (comments)

Fisherman in Bangladesh are reporting unusually abundant catches of their national fish, Hilsa, at a time of year when supplies are normally quite lean, and scientists are saying climate change is a contributing factor. While a win for local fishermen, this disturbance in the breeding cycle may be connected to a series of environmental interruptions, and is symptomatic of anRead More …

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Filed Under: Asia @en, Regions

CIAT in two-part Voice of America feature

6 October, 2010 by (comments)

CIAT’s work to predict the possible impact of climate change on agriculture and food security features in a two-part documentary produced by US broadcaster Voice of America. In the documentary, Andy Jarvis, head of the Center’s Decision and Policy Analysis (DAPA) program, explains that climate change is likely to change the geography of agriculture, and calls for more researchRead More …

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Filed Under: CIAT in the media, Climate Change, Latin America and the Caribbean, Regions