Home Climate and Agriculture

Climate and Agriculture

By David Luganda – NECJOGHA /AFMC Kampala, Uganda: The Fifty-Seventh Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum (GHACOF 57) will convene to decide on the forecast for the March-April-May rain season.
As a keen badminton player Ugandan Catherine Nakalembe wanted to study sport science at university but a failure to get the required grades for a government grant set her on a path that led her to Nasa...
By ICPAC Headlines: Drier than usual conditions are expected over Ethiopia, western Kenya, central Uganda, and north-western Tanzania. Drier than usual conditions are expected over central, eastern and south-western Ethiopia; western Kenya,...
By FEWSNET Key Messages In rural bimodal areas, where the second season harvest is underway, crop production is generally performing better than previously anticipated. Key...
The East African community bloc is destined for a very dry period between the month of October up to December, the Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum has warned. The Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum pools the...
Solomon Ngoze Climate change and weather-related disasters threaten the safety and livelihoods of 110 million people across Ethiopia, currently one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. Experts predict that the average temperature in the Greater Horn of Africa region is...
Are you an African journalist? Would you like to learn more about climate change and how to report on the climate crisis?  Future Climate for Africa, together with leading experts, is hosting an online climate change journalist training on 5, 7...
By; Jon Henley-The Guardian Countries unable to withstand ecological threats among world’s least peaceful, analysis finds More than 1 billion people face being displaced within 30 years as the climate crisis and rapid population growth drive an increase in migration with...
By; UN News  Enhancing Nationally Determined Contributions for Food Systems, published on Tuesday, by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), WWF, EAT, and Climate Focus, also reveals that nations are missing significant opportunities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. By adding diets and...
https://youtu.be/tvccIUtCtOY Agnes Kalibata, the former Rwandan Minister for Agriculture, has been tasked with leading the first-ever UN Food Systems Summit. In an interview with UN News, she outlined her vision for a transformed international system that is more resilient, fairer, and...