Joint statement: IGAD and FAO warn on Rift Valley Fever

An area of about 54,000 km2 still remains at high risk of RVF occurrence due to persistent suitability of habitat and climate for vector breeding and development; New areas are projected to become suitable for vectors with an overall increase of the risk areas of about 15%; About 30% of the area previously found at risk (potential for June 2020) is now at low risk of vector amplification

Climate change impacts on pastoralism and women in Uganda and Kenya

The article features the recent online discussion by Enviro Wild on advancing climate action in Africa. Climate change knows no territorial boundaries so it will always be a grave mistake to restrict pastoral mobility as pastoralism practices equally have no borders. Climate change is a cross-cutting phenomenon affecting all sectors of societies, as it stiflesContinue reading “Climate change impacts on pastoralism and women in Uganda and Kenya”