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Financing Sustainable Agriculture under Climate Change with a Specific Focus on Foreign Aid

  • Jikun Huang
  • Yangjie Wang
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Abstract

In this chapter Jikun Huang and Yangjie Wang provide an overview and case studies of the connection between agriculture, foreign aid and climate change, and argue the extent to which agriculture is heavily underfunded and that foreign aid needs to be scaled up significantly to tackle the great challenge of food security in a climate change context. They also point at how to make climate finance through foreign aid more effective to tackle mitigation and adaptation in agriculture across different types of mitigation and adaptation measures.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jikun Huang
    • 1
  • Yangjie Wang
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Advanced Agricultural SciencesPeking UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.Business School of Central South UniversityChangshaChina

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