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Over a million Kenyan people are facing famine

According to the Kenyan government, at least 1.6 million Kenyans are facing famine that has been linked to failed rainfall in Mandera, Garissa, Isiolo, Wajir, parts of Tana River County, and other areas. Crop failure has been reported in some of the areas that were otherwise productive if there was to be reliable rainfall. It’s (More...)

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Rural communities connecting the dot to climate change in Nigeria

A two day sensitization lecture was organized by Forward in Action for Conservation of Indigenous Species (FACIS) on the 20th and 21st of November in Bauchi. The aim was to educate community members at rural level the connection between low yield … Continue reading (More...)

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