Here you will find interesting links to related topics:

Link to FACCE-JPI Website

Link to EU Climate Adaptation Platform, Agriculture

Networks and research initiatives

Link to AgMIP – The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project

Link to Agri-Food Network

icon weblink EURO-AGRIWAT – Assessment of water footprint (WF) and virtual water trade (VWT) of key food and no-food agricultural products

Link to BioVel – Biodiversity Virtual E-Laboratory

Link to CCAFS – Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

Link to CIMSANS - Center for integrated modeling of sustainable agriculture and nutrition security

Link to Climate-Smart Agriculture

Link to EPIC, Economy and Policy Innovation for Climate-Smart Agriculture

Link to FoodSec – European Commission, Joint Research Centre - MARS


Link to Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture (GACSA): MACSUR is a member

Link to Global Open Data for Agriculture and Food (GODAN): several MACSUR partners are members in GODAN

Link to International Soil Modeling Consortium (ISMC)

Link to ISI-MIP – Inter-Sectoral Impact Model Intercomparison Project

Link to Low Carbon Technology Partnership Initiatives (LCTPi)


Link to Sustainable Intensification Research Network (SIRN), UK

icon weblink TempAg –  Temperate Agriculture global science network


Link to AgTrials – The Global Agricultural Trial Repository

Link to Climate Wizard

Link to Climate Forcing Data Sets for Agricultural Modelling, 1980-2010

Link to CORINE Land Cover

icon-weblink ENES – European Network for Earth System Modelling 

 ENES Portal Interface for the Climate Impact Communities

Link to ENGAGE – An Infrastructure for open, Linked Governmental Data Provision towards Research Communities and Citizens

Link to GEOSHARE – geospatial data: land use, water use, environment, poverty

Link to LARS Stochastic Weather Generator

icon-weblink Open Data Journal for Agricultural Research


Link to AGROSCENARI - Adaptation scenarios of Italian agriculture to climate change

Link to AnimalChange – An integration of migration and adaption options for sustainable livestock production under climate change

Link to ARP ADAGE - Prospective Thinking - Adaptation to climate change of Agriculture and anthropized ecosystems (Project not in English)

Link to Back to the future? Policy responses to increasing food prices and climate change in the new millennium

Link to CAFEE - Climate change in agriculture and forestry: and integrated assessment of mitigation and adaptation measures in Austria

Link to Food Security

Link to Food Security risks for Austria caused by climate change

Link to Global Yield Gap Atlas

Link to GLUES - Global Assessment of Land Use Dynamics, Greenhous Gas Emissions and Ecosystem Service

Link to ICFAR – Llnking Long Term Observatories with Crop Systems Modeling For a better understanding of Climate Change Impact and Adaptation StRategies for Italian Cropping Systems

Link to iCROSS - Impacts and adaptation across sectors

Link to ILMASOPU - Adaptation of Finnish agrifood sector to climate change

Link to MultiSward

Link to PESETA

Link to SOLID — Sustainable Organic and Low-Input Dairying


Link to CAPRI Modelling System – Common Agricultural Policy Regionalised Impact Modelling System 

Link to AGRIMOD – A new agricultural modelling knowledge hub website

Link to An opinionated web site: 

Link to Global Food Security Index by DuPont

icon weblink Climate Policy Info Hub

Online classes

Selections from Improved Global Governance for Hunger Reduction Program

Courses on Food Security:

  • Climate Change and Food Security
  • Resilience in Food Security Analysis
  • Food Security Concepts and Frameworks
  • Food Security Policies - Formulation and Implementation
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis
  • Markets Assessment and Analysis

Reports, publications

CCAFS (2012) Achieving food security in the face of climate change. Final report from the Commission on Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change.

IFPRI (International Food Policy Research Institute) Discussion Papers

Rosenzweig et al. (2012) The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (AgMIP): Protocols and pilot studies. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 170: 166-182.

Farmar-Bowers, Quentin; Higgins, Vaughan; Millar, Joanne (Eds.) (2013). Food security in Australia. Springer-Verlag. ISBN 978-1-4614-4484-8. XXIV+473 pp.

 Iglesias, A.; Garrote, Luis; Quiroga, Snia, Moneao, Marta (2009). Impacts of climate change in agriculture in Europe. PESETA-Agriculture study. JRC Report 55386. Luxembourg. doi: 10.2791/33218

Rosenzweig et al. (2013) [AGMIP] Guide for Regional Integrated Assessments: Handbook of Methods and Procedures. Version 4.1.

Gregory et al. (2005). Climate change and food security. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society.

Slingo et al. (2005). Introduction: food crops in a changing climate. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society.


Global Institute for Food Security, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Global Food Security, Leeds, UK

Centre for Food Security, Reading, UK


Food security, food prices and climate change. Professor David Lobell. Stanford University. 45 min. Long version with comments (130 min.)

Agriculture, food security and climate change – a triple win?. Andrew Steer, Special Envoy of climate change at the World Bank highlights the need to deal with the climate change, food security and poverty challenges together. His speech explores keys to make the "triple-win" a timely reality. (15 min.)

A people-centred perspective on climate change and food insecurity: hungry and vulnerable in rural India. Bill Pritchard is Associate Professor in the School of Geosciences at the University of Sydney. This lecture was part of the 'Vulnerability, Adaptation and Climate Justice Symposium' hosted by the Sydney Network on Climate Change and Society at the University of Sydney in August 2012. (18 min.)

Food security and climate change – assessing a dual challenge. Alexandre Meyback. (32 min.)

Effects of Climate Change on Crop Yields and Implications for Food Security. Elizabeth Ainsworth. University of Chicago. (55 min.)

Dr. Marion Guillou on European food production, food security and climate change (French, 5 min.)

Pressures on the Planet: Major Trends in Climate Change, Food Security, and Population. Panel discussion. USAID. (57 min.)

Global Food Policy and Food Security Symposium. Stanford University. Podcasts (iTunes).