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Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Impact of Temperature Rise on Robusta Coffee in Uganda
Otto Simonett, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Developing countries, whose economies often rely heavily on one or two agricultural products, are especially vulnerable to climate change. This graphic shows that with an increase of only 2 degrees Celsius, there would be a dramatic decrease in the amount of land suitable for growing Robusta coffee in Uganda.