Tag Archives: Climate Change

SA committed to take necessary action to tackle climate change: Ramaphosa

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSABC News, 6 May 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africa is committed to taking the necessary actions to tackle climate change while supporting the local economy. Read More

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IMF calls on SA, other countries to build resilience against climate change

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSherwin Bryce-Pease, SABC News, 15 April 2022 The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva has called on South Africa and other countries to start building resilience against climate change. Read More

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Crop farmers faced with challenges as result of climate change

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintKonelo Lekhafola, SABC News 21 March 2022 Crop farmers say they are faced with many challenges as a result of climate change. They say they have to cope with drought, floods, soil erosion and biodiversity loss. Read More

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International Women’s Day 2022 highlights link between gender equality and climate change

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSABC News, 8 March 2022 “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow” is the 2022 theme for International Women’s Day which is officially commemorated on Tuesday by organisations and countries around the world, including the United Nations (UN). Read More

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Flood damage to KZN farms estimated to cost billions of rands

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintNhlanhla Mabaso, Eyewitness News, 13 January 2022 The Agriculture Department in KwaZulu-Natal says the cost of damage to farms affected by severe weather conditions and flash flooding in the province is estimated at billions of rands. Read More

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Egypt’s environment minister says Africa will be continent most affected by climate change

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintChad Williams, African News Agency, 25 December 2021 Africa’s emissions do not exceed four percent of the total global emissions, yet the continent will be among the most affected by climate change, the Egyptian minister of environment, Yasmine Fouad, has … Continue reading

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