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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
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Gender and Climate Change: Why Women are Getting the Short End of the Stick

by Charity Mumbua

Contributions from ICPAC Climate Change Technical Working Group

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Oxfam International: Climate Change Canvas by Ashley Cecil

Climate change remains one of the greatest global challenges of the twenty-first century. From shifting weather …

30 Mar 2021 Read More
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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
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Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Environment and Forestry in Kenya Leads Tree Planting at IGAD Climate Centre

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Dr Guleid Artan the Director of the IGAD Climate Centre and Mr Keriako Tobiko the Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Environment and Forestry in Kenya, planting an indigenous tree seedling at the Climate Centre …

15 Mar 2021 Read More
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Women in Weather and Climate Reporting

By Collison Lore

This year, the theme for International Women’s Day, “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world,” celebrates the tremendous efforts by women and girls around the world in shaping …

09 Mar 2021 Read More