Responding to Climate Risks in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management

Date: 18 July to 7 November 2020

This online course is a joint offering of the University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) and SEARCA. It serves as an introductory e-Learning service that provides participants with an appreciation of the core concepts and knowledge-based methods and tools to effectively respond to the threats of climate change on agriculture and natural resource management (NRM). It covers topics which include climate change adaptation as a framework for risk reduction in a changing climate, Southeast Asian climate change scenario, an introduction to vulnerability assessment, economic valuation of climate risks in agriculture and NRM, and managing risks in agriculture and NRM due to climate variability.