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Nairobi, Kenya - The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWSNET) says it expects the maize harvest for the 2019/20 will be lower than that of 2018/19. FEWSNET noted this in a report published today Friday summarizing the supply and market...
By Paul Lubwama, Bukedde FM/NECJOGHA Kampala, Uganda - Vanilla farmers shall have to wait a little longer to harvest the crop for the second season as announced by the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF) The ministry had set...
  WASHINGTON, US - Donald Trump has formally started the process of pulling the US out of the landmark Paris Agreement, three years after the deal came into force.  Announcing the withdrawal on Monday, secretary of state Mike Pompeo reiterated the...
By Padili James Mikomangwa, Daily News/NECJOGHA Dar es Salaam, Tanzania –With  no doubt, knowledge has been a paramount currency in translating development aspects over space and time, and yet it has been found to be quite effective against climate risks...
By Jonathan Driliga, Arua One FM/NECJOGHA Masindi, Uganda - River Kafu on the Hoima-Kampala Road has burst its banks due to the ongoing heavy rains in the areas causing floods which have washed away gardens in nearby villages in Masindi...
By Andrew Masinde, New Vision/NECJOGHA Ntungamo, Uganda- After grappling with the problem of food storage for many years, farmers in Kitembe village, Rweikiniro sub-county in Ntungamo district have a reason to smile. They are set to get improved storage facilities...
By Andrew Masinde New Vision/NECJOGHA After grappling with the problem of food storage for many years, farmers in Kitembe village, Rweikiniro sub-county in Ntungamo district have a reason to smile. They are set to get improved storage facilities courtesy of...
When undisturbed tropical forests are lost the long-term impact on carbon emissions is dramatically higher than earlier estimates suggest, according to a new study. Between 2000 and 2013, about 7 percent of the world’s intact tropical forests were...
Nairobi, Kenya – The Kenya Meteorological Department (KMD) has released the weather forecast for November 2019 predicting above average rainfall which may lead to floods and landslides. KMD says that several parts of the country experienced wet weather conditions during...
Nairobi, Kenya - It is estimated that since the beginning of agriculture 12,000 years ago, human beings have reduced the world’s tree cover by almost 46 percent. Reports indicate 12 billion trees are being cut a year. Deforestation, the cutting...

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