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Wetter than usual season is expected over the northern part of the region

27th of May 2021, The upcoming rainfall season, June to September is an important rainfall season for Djibouti, Ethiopia, Eritrea, South Sudan, Sudan, and Uganda. For some of these countries it is the main farming …

28 May 2021 Read More
Project Update
Project Update
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Zoom Mashinani

The word ‘Mashinani’ refers to grassroots in Kiswahili, Zoom, at the grassroots is an approach undertaken by the local media in Taita Taveta supported by ACREI partners and communities. Zoom Mashinani seeks to empower farmers …

30 Apr 2021 Read More
Announcement
Announcement
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Climate Action Awards East Africa

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Why now?

This regional Climate Action Awards aim at giving visibility to local mitigation and adaptation solutions from Eastern Africa. In a context of a global Climate Emergency, there is a need to give visibility …

26 Apr 2021 Read More
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10 Climate Change impacts in East Africa you didn’t know about

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Fighting Locust Invasion in East Africa. Source: Luis Tato

Africa, which contributes only 3.6% of the total global emissions, is disproportionately affected by the impacts of climate change. In this article, we highlight 10 impacts …

07 Apr 2021 Read More
Project Update
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ICPAC launches Agriculture Watch Platform for East Africa

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The East Africa Agriculture Warning Explorer is based on near-real-time Earth Observation and Weather information and provides automatic ten days drought conditions warnings for crops and rangelands at the provincial level. This information and the …

24 Mar 2021 Read More
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Could Neem Tree Oil be the Solution for Desert Locust Control?

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source: desertessence.com

Neem tree oil: an organic Pesticide against desert locusts

Neem tree — also known as Bead Tree, Holy Tree, Indian Lilac, Indian Neem, Persian Lilac and Pride of China — …

18 Mar 2021 Read More