Side event

A Farmer-Driven Agenda to Advance Climate Action and Food Security through Cooperation and Innovation


Emily Rees

CropLife International (CLI)
Job title
President & CEO

Bernard Kimoro

Kenyan Ministry of Agriculture
Job title
Head of Climate Change and Livestock Sustainability

Core message

Farmers want to work and live in harmony with nature and tackle climate change through context-specific, science-based, and results-oriented regenerative approaches tailored to their experience and needs. Farmer-driven initiatives can inform policymaking and pave the way to sustainable food systems.


Climate Alliance: WFO (lead applicant), FOLU, CLI

Government/NDC Alliance, Farmers from Africa, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Caribbeans

ILRI, CANGO, CropLife International, ICCA, IMS, Shan Shui Conservation Center