Research Information:

Impact of climate change and variability on pastoral community livelihoods in Tanzania: a case of the 2009/2010 drought in Longido District

Climate Change adaptation strategies

The study identified and explored on impacts of 2009/2010 drought; identified and documented responses to the impacts and assesses the implication of such responses on the environment and socio-economic life of the pastoralists in Longido district

From: University of Dar es Salaam(UDSM) (UDSM) | | Research Done By: Parmet Koromo, PhD

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Research Recommendation:
The study recommends awareness raising on the importance of education in the study area, put in disaster preparedness and mitigation plans as well as provision of climate and weather forecasting information to communities to inform their adaptation to climate change. Further studies are required to explore on community planning for adaptation and disaster mitigation