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Improving Climate Services for Resilient Development (CSRD) in Colombia

Lead PI: Katia de Avila Fernandes

Unit Affiliation: International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

December 2016 - January 2019
Inactive
South America ; Colombia
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Systematically characterize seasonal statistical forecast model skill for priority producer areas in Colombia, while evaluating alternative seasonal forecast strategies (e.g., dry periods) and in what circumstances they are appropriate.

SPONSOR:

International Center for Tropical Agriculture

ORIGINATING SPONSOR:

U.S. Agency for International Development

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$245,118

RESEARCH TEAM:

Steven Prager (CIAT)

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

PUBLICATIONS:

Improving seasonal precipitation forecast for agriculture in the OrinoquĂ­a Region of Colombia submitted to Journal: Weather and Forecasting

KEYWORDS

resilience development climate services climate services for resilient development

THEMES

Sustainable living