Adaptation and Mitigation

Working group information
  • Coordinator
    Julieta Battistuzzi - Argentina
  • Countries
    12 | Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Chile, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay and Peru
  • Group objective
    Contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation actions within the scope of sustainable agricultural development that guarantees food security.
  • Thematic Priorities
    Sustainable agricultural practices, adapted to climate (water, irrigation and livestock). Climate risk management in the agricultural sector. Sustainable soil management: organic carbon and reduction of GHG emissions. Early Warning Systems. Formulation of indicators and metrics for adaptation.
  • Dgroups access (members only)

Training Course (coming soon)

Experiences on technologies, practices and production processes that increase the resilience of agricultural production systems to climate change in PLACA countries.

Document prepared by the working group with the annual planning of activities.

Thematic Working Group on Adaptation and Mitigation

It is a network made up of more than 30 professionals from the ministries of agriculture of the region, who work actively and collaboratively to contribute to the development of Adaptation and Mitigation actions.


Thematic Sessions 2023

  • June 1st – Strengthened transparency framework: What are the new associated challenges?
  • September 7th – Adaptation monitoring and evaluation. Experiences in the agricultural sector
  • November 2nd – Experiences of gender mainstreaming in climate change adaptation and mitigation measures in the agricultural and livestock sector