Water and Climate Coalition leaders have endorsed an ambitious Action Plan to achieve a more integrated global water and climate agenda in the face of growing global threats to water and from water-related hazards. It aims to usher in...
Better data needed for better decision-making Geneva 8 March 2022 (WMO) - Water and Climate Coalition leaders have issued a call for more urgent and united action "to protect our people and future generations"...
The IGAD Secretariat, in collaboration with its Member States and Development Partners, is organising the 2nd IGAD Water Forum to take place in Entebbe, Uganda from 25th to 27th October 2022. The theme of...
Published by: WMO ; 2021 https://youtu.be/QIwukZtT3pU More than 2 billion people are living in countries under water stress and 3.6 billion people face inadequate access to water at least one month per...
IGAD launches Hazards Watch for East Africa by Abubakr A. M. Salih, Erick Otenyo, Marta Baraibar and Viola Otieno East Africa Hazards Watch The East Africa...
Rwanda Meteorological Agency (RMA)  has predicted  rainfall  between 1st and 10th June 2021 will range between 0 and 20 mm across the country. According to RMA enhanced rainfall is expected in northern parts of...
Extreme weather combined with COVID-19 in a double blow for millions of people in 2020, reveals the State of the Global Climate 2020. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) launched its new report in a joint press conference...
Science journalists are eligible for this award. The AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Awards, organized by the Kavli Foundation, recognize outstanding reporting for a general audience and honor individuals for coverage of the sciences, engineering and mathematics.
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...
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.