New York, September 2019 - The world’s leading climate science organizations have joined forces to produce a landmark new report for the United Nations Climate Action Summit, underlining the glaring – and growing – gap between agreed targets to tackle global warming and...
By Andrew Kaggwa, NECJOGHA NAIROBI, KENYA - A regional body that monitors climate in the Greater Horn of Africa has warned of flash floods and drought in parts of East Africa and other countries of the Greater Horn of Africa. “March,...
Investing in early warning services is critical if countries and communities are to meet the challenge of climate change, the World Meteorological Organization’s Secretary-General Petteri Taalas said on Monday as the Global Commission on Adaptation launched a landmark report on...
UN Climate Change News, 25 November 2019 - The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, which is a mainstay of the UN calendar, has assumed a new dimension with the challenges presented by climate change. With the UN Intergovernmental Panel...
By Leopold Obi, Daily Nation/NECJOGHA Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - Most people have a hard time understanding probabilities. When we release a forecast, it comes with probabilities. If there is a 60 per cent chance of an event happening, there...
NAIROBI, Kenya - An international famine early warning group has forecast more rainfall in December causing mayhem in countries of East Africa and the Greater Horn of Africa. “The two-week rainfall outlook through mid-December indicates an increased likelihood for continued...
UN Climate Change News, 16 May 2019 - Africa Climate Week – held in March in Accra, Ghana – demonstrated the strong commitment of the region to implement ambitious climate action to meet the objectives of the...
By NECJOGHA TEAM The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWNET) has released a a country-by-country update on recent seasonal progress warning of floods in several Greater Horn of Africa countries. FEWSNET is a leading provider of early warning and analysis on...
By Frank Lukwago New Vision/NECJOGHA New York, US - Dozens of promises were made by governments, civil society and business. Accountability is the next step Last week, UN chief António Guterres gathered the world’s political, business and civil society leaders in...
African farmers need help to cope with the threats of climate change through national policies that make them more resilient, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has declared, following a major conference on food security in Rwanda. The call comes...

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