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Adaptation Technology to Climate Change in the Agricultural Sector

As one of the most climate-sensitive sectors, agriculture is among the key priority areas for climate adaptation in many developing countries. There, capacity to adapt depends on factors such as financial resources, skills, education, infrastructure, technology etc. Focusing on the latter, this note reviews a number of possible adaptation technologies that East African countries may consider promotinh, in areas such as rainwater harvesting, micro irrigation, soil moisture sensors, geographic information systems etc.