Sustainability in Coffee: What Are The Main Issues?
| Categories: COSA in the News,News | Tags: Partners |

COSA president Daniele Giovannucci reflects on the universal challenge for coffee farmers worldwide in this interview with Perfect Daily Grind. 150

Fostering resilience through territorial and bio-cultural assets
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In many countries, especially less developed ones, there are considerable intangible assets that are often not captured or even valued by markets.

Investing in Climate Smart Agriculture
| Categories: Events & Webinars | Tags: Climate Smart |

COSA contributes its expertise as part of the GCP’s Online Learning Series this September.

Practical Applications of COSA’s Resilience Measurement Approach
| Categories: COSA Publications,Research & Publications | Tags: Impact Assessment |

COSA’s Resilience Measurement Tool is useful and adaptable for projects of varying aims and scales.

Should You Include Resilience Measurement in Your Study?
Three Commonly-Asked Questions
| Categories: Insights | Tags: Resilience |

Elena Serfilippi, COSA’s Coordinator for Resilience Research, answers the three most commonly asked questions about measuring resilience.

Transitioning towards resilient cotton farming systems in India
| Categories: Insights | Tags: Cotton Sustainability |

COSA’s Vivek Voora explains how measuring the resilience of cotton farming operations provides a starting point to take the necessary and appropriate steps for farmers to effectively adapt to change.

Resilience Measurement: Differences and Similarities with Sustainability
| Categories: COSA Publications,Research & Publications | Tags: Climate Change |

In this second brief, we present COSA’s resilience measurement system, starting with an analysis of its similarities and differences with common sustainability measurement.

USAID’s Field Guide Uses COSA’s Resilience Metrics
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COSA’s work in resilience metrics shapes USAID’s Field Guide.

A Marriage of Necessity: Building a Sustainability and Resilience Tool for the Future
| Categories: COSA Publications,Research & Publications | Tags: Climate Change |

In this issue brief, we discuss how Resilience is a prerequisite to ensure long term sustainability, and how resilience programming should incorporate normative sustainable thinking based on the analysis of the relations between resilience and sustainability.

Simpler Resilience Measurement
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With the generous support of the Ford Foundation and the Resilience Working Group COSA developed a resilience measurement tool as a contribution to the public good.

Resilience Measurement and Conceptual Frameworks
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Thanks in part to a Ford Foundation grant, COSA brought clarity to the lack of consensus and consistency surrounding resilience programs in the development community.

| Categories: Insights | Tags: Managing sustainability |

As the field of sustainability matures and we better understand which activities are actually making the most impact, the conversation is starting to take a new turn. […]