Climate Adaptive Agriculture in Gunungkidul

YAKKUM Emergency Unit (YEU) in collaboration with the Sub-District Assistance Institution of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (BP3K) in Purwosari conducted series of training and practices to increase the capacity of farmers in the areas prone to climate change impacts, like Gunungkidul District.

The series of activities being carried out are:
1. Training of organic fertilizer
2. Training on making alternative animal fodder and silage
3. Training on making biological pesticide
4. Demonstration plots of organic crops and seedlings

The abovementioned initiatives are directed toward adaptation to climate change with the support from Bappenas (National Development Planning Agency) and Indonesia Climate Change Trust Fund (ICCTF).