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Farmers’ vulnerability to climate shocks in Benin

Lokonon, Boris Odilon Kounagbè (2017) Farmers’ vulnerability to climate shocks in Benin. International Growth Centre Blog (20 Apr 2017). Website.

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Farmers’ vulnerability to climate shocks is affected by their exposure, sensitivity, and adaptive capacity. One must parse these components before designing policies for climate resilience. Agro-ecological factors are especially important, as their variation means that households with low adaptive capacity do not necessarily have high exposure or sensitivity to climate shocks.

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Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Growth Centre
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2017 12:59
Last Modified: 11 Sep 2021 23:23

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