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Former Project Management Director, West and Central Africa and Haiti Jeff Ratcliffe

Jeff Ratcliffe was formerly the Project Management director for the West, and Central Africa and Haiti region.

by Jeff Ratcliffe


Where Are the Barriers? Studying Climate Change Adaptation in Mali

Climate change makes life even harder for subsistence farmers and marginal populations. In the development field, we need to learn how to address tangible problems that block adoption of improved mechanisms. USAID’s Climate Change Adaptation Activity (CCAA) in Mali — a two-year intervention in the Mopti Region — has such an opportunity. In conjunction with…