Seminar on Building Smallholder Farmers’ Resilience under Climate Change through Value Chain Management

18 Sep 2017 to 20 Sep 2017
Kunming, China

The Seminar on Building Smallholder Farmers’ Resilience under Climate Change through Value Chain Management will be co-organized by the Centre for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization (CSAM) of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), and the World Food Programme (WFP) China Office, on 18-20 September 2017 in Kunming, China.

The Seminar is a partnership effort which seeks to address climate change and food security via practical and feasible value chain management including sustainable agricultural mechanization. The Seminar will contribute to expanding South-South Cooperation, particularly in terms of bringing together expertise and knowledge from different countries and stakeholders, and will facilitate a platform to exchange experiences and share best practices and lessons learned.

The outcomes of the Seminar will be integrated into ongoing activities and will subsequently be used as a basis for programmatic fine-tuning, reorientation and preparation for an action plan for the future.