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Will Global Warming Destroy Africa? We asked a Kenyan Farmer

From Davos to the UN, rich Westerners talk about fossil fuel and hydrocarbon reduction and try to force policy around the world. But lost in the conversation is how these policies affect poor farmers from the global south earning a few dollars a day. Today, we interviewed Jusper Machogu, a …

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Global Warming: Kenya’s President Urges Accountability for World Polluters

Kenyan President William Ruto on Sunday (Feb. 19) called for rich countries to be held accountable for driving global warming and for a revamp of international financial institutions to better fight climate change. Poorer nations, especially those in Africa, have been hit disproportionately hard by the fallout from climate change, …

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President Ruto: Rich countries should be held accountable for driving global warming

https://nation.africa/ Kenyan President William Ruto called Sunday for rich countries to be held accountable for driving global warming and for a revamp of international financial institutions to better fight climate change. Poorer nations, especially those in Africa, have been hit disproportionately hard by the fallout from climate change, which has …

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Global warming effects

Global warming is affecting each and every part of Kenya. Seasons have changed, the rains have failed,and both man and animals do not have food and water. We need our county governments to invest in drilling boreholes and dams in the dry areas. I’m not happy with the county government …

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The role of climate change in South Africa Prof Francois Engelbrecht

The role of climate change in South Africa Prof Francois Engelbrecht

Now let us discuss the role of climate change in all this we are now joined via zoom by Prof Francois Engelbrecht, Professor of Climatology and Director Global Change Institute at the University of the Witwatersrand For more news, visit sabcnews.com and also #SABCNews on all Social Media platforms. source

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Incredible scenes of a devastating hailstorm in South Africa! Global warming?

South Africa continues to suffer from extreme rainfall. A severe hail storm hit the town of Hilton this afternoon. The sky darkened sharply and billions of hailstones fell on the town. Residents were looking for safe places. Several people took refuge in a local mall. Unfortunately, large hailstones caused damage …

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Discolour Climate Change: Youth in East Africa push for a circular economy (Part 2)

Discolour Climate Change: Youth in East Africa push for a circular economy (Part 2)

In the last few months, InfoNile and AYICC members were deployed from different communities within East Africa capturing stories of resilience as they relate to climate change. Traversing Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, South Sudan, and Ethiopia, we have documented stories of young people that have innovated and are implementing solutions that …

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How Climate Change Undermines Security in Iraq, Africa & India

How Climate Change Undermines Security in Iraq, Africa & India

Droughts, increasing temperatures, rising sea levels and extreme weather events threaten the livelihoods of millions around the globe. The Planetary Security Initiative (PSI) hosted an event on climate-related security risks and opportunities. Watch the registration here. Guest speakers: -Dr. Danashree Jayaram (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation) -Salman Khirallah (Humat Dijlah) -Arrliya …

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