气候变化原点

瓦加杜古—布基纳法索位于萨赫勒地区的中心地带,这意味着在气候变化问题中,它是全世界最容易受影响的国家之一。布基纳法索农民也许并不了解全球变暖的物理学原因,但他们知道气候变暖的影响——降雨模式变得不可捉摸,不是大旱就是大水,导致收成损失、牧场退化和粮食危机。

因此,近几年来,可持续农业的概念日益受到欢迎,不管是国际社会还是布基纳法索。这一概念频繁出现在政治议程中,也称为全球农业发展的一个重要方针。事实上,如今可持续性已成为农业的一大推动力——就像此前几十年中的生产率一样重要。

可持续农业的概念与可持续发展的概念是不可分割的。可持续发展的概念首次提出于1987年,它是“在不牺牲子孙后代满足他们的需要的能力的情况下满足当前需要”的经济增长模式。

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