International Journal of Sustainable Development Research

Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2022

  • Adoption of Conservation Agricultural Practices Among Maize Farmers: An Alternative Livelihood to Mitigate Climate Change Impact in Bawku Municipality, Ghana

    Alhassan Bawa, Abu Tia Jambedu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 1-8
    Received: Nov. 22, 2021
    Accepted: Dec. 09, 2021
    Published: Feb. 16, 2022
    Abstract: Background and Objective: The plight of farmers are worsening by the impact of climate change. This is evident in all agro-ecological zones in Ghana. Warming and variability in rainfall pattern is causing floods and long dry spells of drought with resultant effects of reduced food crop and livestock production. Conservation Agricultural (CA) practi... Show More
  • Integrating Local and Indigenous Ecological Knowledge (IEK) Systems into Climate Adaptation Policy for Resilience Building, and Sustainability in Agriculture

    Stephen Chitengi Sakapaji

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 9-24
    Received: Nov. 13, 2021
    Accepted: Nov. 29, 2021
    Published: Mar. 23, 2022
    Abstract: With the inception of global climate change and its related risks, impacts, and challenges many rural and indigenous communities across the globe are today facing tremendous cultural, economic, and environmental change which is likely going to weaken their adaptability and resilience capacities to climate change. Indigenous and local people have fo... Show More