Climate Change impact Adaptive Strategy
Floods Permanent solutions to flood damage through selection of safe settlement areas for the community and construction of small dykes to protect crop fields from floods.
Lack of draught power and loss of income due to livestock death Switch to more resilient livestock production systems. Restocking schemes and other agricultural loans that are carefully tailored to the area.
Cattle diseases Support to disease control programmes, timely vaccination, and restriction of movement of livestock
Damaged roads by floods, causing problems of marketing agricultural produce Small-scale and locally appropriate road improvement schemes
Table 2: Climate change impact and adaptive strategy in the Zambezi West Bank Zone.