Climate Change

Climate change affects all of us and all the systems on planet Earth - from natural disasters to disrupted growing seasons, our changing climate is having widespread effects. Here are some ideas for how to deal with climate change, how to adapt and how to try and cut down on the change while we still can.

What problems exist with agricultural technology?
What problems exist with agricultural technology?
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Ask an Expert: What do farmers need to know? What should they be wary of?
FAO Successes
Graphic Designer, Planet Forward
Who's climate-smart already? We take a look at three cases where the climate-smart agriculture approach has helped communities face climate change.
A World Bank video on the Climate-Smart Agriculture concept
A World Bank video on the Climate-Smart Agriculture concept
The George Washington University
  Our climate is shifting. Our population is growing. Our world is changing in ways we could never imagine. In this time of upheaval, one question keeps coming up: how will we feed the planet? The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization says it’s... Read More
Video by Anahi Ruiz and Lauren Pollack
Video by Anahi Ruiz and Lauren Pollack
The George Washington Universtiy
How do we make people care about climate change? One GWU professor says storytelling is the key.
The George Washington University
Nothing reminds me of home like Rosedale Park. Whether it was going on fall picnics with my family, fishing at the lake with my grandfather, or running through piles of multicolored leaves during fall cross-country races, Rosedale has served as the... Read More
The George Washington University Student
The National Climate Assessment predicts a 70% increase in precipitation which will lead to more frequent and dangerous storms in the Northeast region. How prepared are you?
George Washington University
What might happen to your favorite food in the face of climate change? 
George Washington University
I’m from a small town called Eastchester, New York, just north of New York City. For me, climate change could mean no more farmers' markets with my Grandmother after Sunday mass.
GWU
The National Climate Assessment gives us a preview of devastation and what might happen in the Great Plains states with continued climate change.
The George Washington Universtiy
Climate change can mean more insects that carry disease - can we adapt for our health and our future?

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