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2021 must be the year for climate action – “the make it or break it year,” said United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres at the launch of WMO’s report on the State of the Global Climate 2020 which highlighted accelerating climate change indicators...
Bonn/ New York, 26 February 2021 – UN Climate Change today published the Initial NDC Synthesis Report, showing nations must redouble efforts and submit stronger, more ambitious national climate action plans in 2021 if they’re to achieve the Paris Agreement goal...
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.
World Toilet Day on 19 November is a United Nations Observance that raises awareness of the importance of safely managed sanitation and the fact that 4.2 billion people currently have no access to this. WMO...
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...
Food security analysis for rural populations dependent on Belg pastoral and agro-pastoral areas, conducted in seven regions of Ethiopia, indicates that, despite ongoing Humanitarian Food Assistance (HFA), an estimated 8.5 million people (21% of the 41 million people analysed)...
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...
Maya Goodfellow-The Guardian Politicians warn the climate crisis will lead to more people migrating. But experts say this framing of the issue risks being misleading and dangerous You think migration is a challenge to Europe today because of extremism,” John Kerry told...