Overall Red alert Drought for Eastern Africa-2019
in Burundi, Congo, DRC, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda

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Clima: Unicef, 90% malattie da cambiamento ricade su bimbi under 5

Sun, 26 May 2019 05:14:00 +0200citynews (it)

Roma, 24 mag. (AdnKronos Salute) - Circa il 90% del peso delle malattie attribuibili al cambiamento climatico ricade sui bimbi sotto i 5 anni. E' il monito delll'Unicef che, in occasione del secondo Global Strike for Future, ricorda che circa 530 milioni di bambini nel mondo vivono in aree con una frequenza di inondazioni estremamente alta.

African co-operation benefits agric sector

Sun, 26 May 2019 02:41:00 +0200zimbabwesituation (en)

Elita Chikwati Zimbabwe joins the rest of the continent in commemorating Africa Day against a background of growing co-operation among member states in the field of agriculture, especially in finding ways of mitigating the harsh effects of climate change, crop and animal diseases, and confronting....

24 May 2019 Unicef: "Malattie da cambiamenti climatici, colpiti soprattutto i bimbi sotto i 5 anni"

Fri, 24 May 2019 20:12:00 +0200civonline (it)

Unicef: "Malattie da cambiamenti climatici, colpiti soprattutto i bimbi sotto i 5 anni" In occasione del secondo Global Strike for Future (oggi), l’nicef ricorda che i cambiamenti climatici hanno un impatto sproporzionato sui bambini e i giovani circa il 90% del peso delle malattie attribuibili al....

Clima Unicef 90 malattie da cambiamento ricade su bimbi under 5

Fri, 24 May 2019 16:48:00 +0200padovanews (it)

Roma, 24 mag. (AdnKronos Salute) – Circa il 90% del peso delle malattie attribuibili al cambiamento climatico ricade sui bimbi sotto i 5 anni. E’ il monito delll’Unicef che, in occasione del secondo Global Strike for Future, ricorda che circa 530 milioni di bambini nel mondo vivono in aree con una frequenza di inondazioni estremamente alta.

Clima: Unicef, 90% malattie da cambiamento ricade su bimbi under 5

Fri, 24 May 2019 15:31:00 +0200olbianotizie (it)

Roma, 24 mag. (AdnKronos Salute) - Circa il 90% del peso delle malattie attribuibili al cambiamento climatico ricade sui bimbi sotto i 5 anni. E' il monito delll'Unicef che, in occasione del secondo Global Strike for Future, ricorda che circa 530 milioni di bambini nel mondo vivono in aree con una frequenza di inondazioni estremamente alta.

Clima: Unicef, 90% malattie da cambiamento ricade su bimbi under 5

Fri, 24 May 2019 15:14:00 +0200sassarinotizie (it)

Roma, 24 mag. (AdnKronos Salute) - Circa il 90% del peso delle malattie attribuibili al cambiamento climatico ricade sui bimbi sotto i 5 anni. E' il monito delll'Unicef che, in occasione del secondo Global Strike for Future, ricorda che circa 530 milioni di bambini nel mondo vivono in aree con una frequenza di inondazioni estremamente alta.

Clima: Unicef, 90% malattie da cambiamento ricade su bimbi under 5

Fri, 24 May 2019 14:57:00 +0200lasicilia (it)

Roma, 24 mag. (AdnKronos Salute) - Circa il 90% del peso delle malattie attribuibili al cambiamento climatico ricade sui bimbi sotto i 5 anni. E' il monito delll'Unicef che, in occasione del secondo Global Strike for Future, ricorda che circa 530 milioni di bambini nel mondo vivono in aree con una frequenza di inondazioni estremamente alta.

EU court rejects historic citizenâ s climate case

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:53:00 +0200thenews-pk (en)

PARIS: The European Court of Justice threw out a landmark case brought by 10 families who sued the European Union over the threats climate change poses to their homes and livelihoods, lawyers said Wednesday. Lawyers said the ECJ earlier this month dismissed the case on procedural grounds, arguing....

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Thu, 23 May 2019 04:36:00 +0200EC (en)

Mongolia is vulnerable to a wide range of natural disasters, including floods, dust storms, droughts, wildfires, and earthquakes. These events have an adverse impact on people's lives and livestock, which is the key source of food, transport, and income for many Mongolian families. Since 2016, the EU has provided a total of EUR 1.

Washington State Faces a Drought Emergency While Much of the U.S. Is Having a Wet Spring. Is This Normal?

Thu, 23 May 2019 03:48:00 +0200psmag (en)

Meanwhile, earlier this year, California officials declared the state to be drought-free after more than seven years. And this week, California is expected to get 150 to 200 percent of its normal monthly rainfall through May 22nd, according to CNN . The Midwest has also experienced extreme weather....

Meeting calls to mitigate disaster risks in school, community

Wed, 22 May 2019 12:29:00 +0200vietnamplus-en (en)

Ninh Thuan (VNA) – A meeting was held on May 22 at Nguyen Binh Khiem high school in Phuoc Nam commune, the south central province of Ninh Thuan, calling for efforts to mitigate disaster risks in schools and community. Nguyen Binh Khiem school’s students presented photos and videos on impacts of....

Meteo Estate 2019, le Previsioni stagionali di AccuWeather: ondate di caldo e rischio incendi dal Portogallo alle Alpi e alla Polonia, occasionale maltempo in Italia

Tue, 21 May 2019 17:03:00 +0200meteoweb (it)

Manca esattamente un mese all’inizio dell’ estate , eppure in Italia sembriamo lontanissimi dalla bella stagione visto l’andamento del mese di maggio. Dopo un maggio caratterizzato prevalentemente da freddo e maltempo da nord a sud sulla nostra penisola, gli amanti dell’estate sperano in una stagione calda e piena di sole.

We all smell the smoke, we all feel the heat. This environmental catastrophe is global | Alexis Wright

Fri, 17 May 2019 23:25:00 +0200guardian (en)

Bushfires rage out of control in Victoria in 2009. Photograph: A Coppel/Newspix / Rex Features. There were two thousand firefighters risking their lives in fighting this “catastrophe” that had so far burnt 100,000 hectares of land. Homes were destroyed.

Tanzanie: au moins cinq morts et 2570 sans-abri après des inondations

Fri, 17 May 2019 11:31:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

Au moins cinq personnes ont été tuées depuis le début de la semaine et quelque 2570 sont aujourd'hui sans abri dans un district du sud de la Tanzanie, après des pluies torrentielles, a appris l'AFP vendredi de source administrative. » LIRE AUSSI - Plus de 200 morts dans le naufrage d'un ferry en....

11h57 Tanzanie : au moins cinq morts et 2.570 sans-abri après des inondations

Fri, 17 May 2019 11:03:00 +0200lorientlejour (fr)

Au moins cinq personnes ont été tuées depuis le début de la semaine et quelque 2.570 sont aujourd'hui sans abri dans un district du sud de la Tanzanie, après des pluies torrentielles, a-t-on appris vendredi de source administrative. "Les dégâts causés par les inondations sont énormes", a déclaré à....

North Korea Suffers Worst Drought In Decades

Wed, 15 May 2019 17:54:00 +0200ibtimes (en)

The North Korean government announced Wednesday that it is facing its worst drought in 40 years as the United Nations (U.N.) expressed concerns of food shortages. North Korean state media broadcaster KCNA said that the average rain and snowfall level has fallen to its lowest level in 37 years. In the first five months of the year, an average of 2.

How Kenya's pastoralists are coping with changes in weather patterns

Tue, 14 May 2019 09:45:00 +0200kenyastar (en)

Kenya is experiencing changes in its weather patterns. This includes changes in temperatures and wind and rainfall patterns particularly shifts in the timing and length of rainy seasons. This has led to more droughts and floods. These changes have increased the vulnerability of pastoralists....

How Kenya's pastoralists are coping with changes in weather patterns

Tue, 14 May 2019 07:16:00 +0200polandsun (en)

Kenya is experiencing changes in its weather patterns. This includes changes in temperatures and wind and rainfall patterns particularly shifts in the timing and length of rainy seasons. This has led to more droughts and floods. These changes have increased the vulnerability of pastoralists....

How Kenya's pastoralists are coping with changes in weather patterns

Tue, 14 May 2019 06:34:00 +0200irishsun (en)

Kenya is experiencing changes in its weather patterns. This includes changes in temperatures and wind and rainfall patterns particularly shifts in the timing and length of rainy seasons. This has led to more droughts and floods. These changes have increased the vulnerability of pastoralists....

Según informe de ONG alemana: Honduras, entre 3 países “azotados” por desastres

Mon, 13 May 2019 13:15:00 +0200latribuna (es)

Según los informes, los países que encabezan el listado junto a Honduras, como los más afectados por fenómenos meteorológicos, son Puerto Rico, Haití en el Caribe y Myanmar en el sur de Asia. Además, a esa lista se suman Nicaragua, Filipinas, Bangladesh, Pakistán, Vietnam, Tailandia y República Dominicana.

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