Drought Response: On-Farm Coping Strategies

Drought Response: On-Farm Coping Strategies Cover - NARI

The National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI), with support from the World Bank, has been implementing a program aimed at development and adaptation of technologies to manage impacts of droughts and frosts in PNG. While food aid programs provide shortterm relief, they cannot be the longterm solution. The long-term solution lies in developing coping strategies and adaptive mechanisms aimed at loss reduction and better preparedness.