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Two Years of Rain in a Day: East Africa Hit With Deadly Flooding, Landslides

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Flash flooding has hit the small but strategic East African nation of Djibouti, where the government and United Nations said the equivalent of two years’ rain...

Fears of more heavy rain in flood-hit South Sudan

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Meteorologists expect more heavy rain to hit South Sudan and other east African countries. More than 600,000 people have been forced to leave their homes in...

Joint report on livable cities launched

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Rapid urbanization has provided most cities in the world with opportunities to provide more sustainable, vibrant, and prosperous centers for their citizens. But they must first...

Global index finds climate change driving ‘alarming’ hunger levels

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Central African Republic topped an annual world hunger index on Tuesday as aid agencies warned that climate change was making it increasingly hard to feed the...

Climate Investment Funds, partners to develop Green financing instruments for Africa

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The African Development Bank, in partnership with the Climate Investment Funds (CIF), has commissioned the Coalition for Green Capital (CGC) to prepare a study on the...

Coca Cola: we collect an average of 450 tonnes of waste plastic per month

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Following the successful conclusion of the 2019 COPA Coca-Cola grassroots football tournament, Coca-Cola on Monday awarded the schools and students that collected the most plastic as...

Ugandan; Rose Mwebaza appointed to head UN Climate Technology Centre

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Makerere University’s former head of commercial law and deputy dean of School of Law Dr. Rose Mwebaza has been appointed the new Director of the Climate...

Ambassador Malac; Leave Uganda’s food alone! We don’t need your genetically modified Foods

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); By Andrew Karamagi As an alumnus of the enlightening International Visitor Leadership Programme, I am a grateful beneficiary of your largesse and still enjoy good relationships...

Japan gives Prof Francis Omaswa 3.6 billion

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Under the medical services category , Prof Francis Gervase Omaswa, the Founder and Executive Director of the African Centre for Global Health and Social Transformation (ACHEST)...

Japan offers to help end hunger in Africa -251M people facing ...

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The Sasakawa Association will work with the Japan International Corporation Agency (JICA), to help double rice production to 50 million tonnes by 2030. Japanese Prime...