General Objective: To study and explore approaches of integrating location-specific weather/climate forecast into herders’ livelihoods adaptation and resilience practices and strategies.
1. To identify the needs of local users (herders and local government agencies), for local weather/climate forecast information and the available information communication channels that can be used for receiving and transmitting, this information.
2. To design in a participatory way with local herders, a location-specific forecast system integrated with weather information received from GSM and UMTS