Monthly Archives: August 2013

Borno to fight desertification with 20 million Gum Arabic & 500,000 Cashew Seedlings- Hon Commissioner for Environment

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Changes in Climate Trends Impacting Livelihoods and Food Security in Sahel and West Africa

See on Scoop.it – Agriculture, Climate & Food security UNEP study found impacts of climate change on availability of natural resources, changing migration pattern in Sahel and West Africa (Changes in #Climate Trends Impacting Livelihoods and Food Security in Sahel … Continue reading

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Food security linked to peace in the Sahel – FAO Director-General / Famine in the region averted but more efforts needed

See on Scoop.it – Agriculture, Climate & Food security     Food security linked to peace in the Sahel – FAO Director-General / Famine in the region averted but more efforts needed   ROME, Italy, December 7, 2012/African Press Organization … Continue reading

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Changes in Climate Trends Impacting Livelihoods & Food Security in the Sahel and West Africa (Page 1 of 2)

See on Scoop.it – Agriculture, Climate & Food security Joint study calls for major investments in climate change adaptation to reduce the risk of conflict and forced migration See on allafrica.com

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UN officials stress link between food security and peace in Sahel

See on Scoop.it – Agriculture, Climate & Food security This article is about the Sahel, but it has relevance for other regions.   “There is a clear linkage between hunger and conflict; food security and peace in Africa…Investing in food … Continue reading

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Great Green Wall to stop Sahel desertification

See on Scoop.it – Agriculture, Climate & Food security Julio Godoy: The wall envisioned by 11 African countries on the southern border of the Sahara, and their international partners, is aimed at limiting the desertification of the Sahel zone (Great … Continue reading

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earthrise – The Great Green Wall

See on Scoop.it – Agriculture, Climate & Food security The Sahara is creeping into the verdant southern Africa. To counter desertification, the Community of Sahel-Saharan States has launched the Great Green Wall,… See on http://www.youtube.com

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