CARES is an international environmental, engineering, water resources and maritime consultancy firm with a focus on Africa. We are trusted by our clients to deliver technically correct, sustainable solutions. Our model of establishing offices in the countries in which we work, engaging and training consultants to internationally recognised standards enables us to serve our clients in a manner which is appropriate, sustainable and cost-effective.
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Liberia is a small West African state with borders in the north with the republic of Guinea, in east with Ivory Coast, in the west, with Sierra Leone and in the south with the Atlantic Ocean. Agriculture is a major sector of Liberia employing more than 70% of the population. However, Liberia agriculture system is rain-fed, indicating heavy dependence on rainfall. Climate change has posed serious challenge on all sectors and has adversely threatened sustainable agricultural production in Liberia.