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About Climatelinks
Climatelinks is a global knowledge portal for USAID staff, implementing partners, and the broader community working at the intersection of climate change and international development. The portal curates and archives technical guidance and knowledge related to USAID’s work to help countries mitigate and adapt to climate change.

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July 2018
More than many countries, Haiti has felt the effects of a shifting climate. The Caribbean nation has been hit by a series of hurricanes in recent years, culminating in Category 5 Matthew in 2016. Even without the catastrophic damage from such a storm, the spread of water-borne diseases, including cholera, after any heavy rain can be devastating to communities.

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July 2018
Smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa are responsible for managing 80 percent of the region’s farmland and contributing up to 90 percent of its food production (FAO 2012), making these farmers critical to reducing poverty and enhancing food security. They are also at the frontline of climate change impacts, with increasingly scarce natural resources and changing rainfall patterns affecting crop yields, income and food security.

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Learning opportunities that support practitioners through formal courses, online resources and other knowledge-sharing events.

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Tools & Support

Data and decision-support systems that foster standardized approaches and comparability across projects, countries, and sectors.

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Monitor & Report

Resources to assist with tracking progress and results, as well as understanding impact.

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