climate change

'Namibians should play part in fight against climate change'-Shifeta

by editor1 / Jan 07, 2018 / 0 comments

The Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta has called on Namibians to understand that global warming is real and mostly caused by human activities.

Minister Shifeta encourages private sector to assist in combating climate change in Africa

by editor1 / Oct 15, 2017 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-The Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta has called on the private sector to assist in combating climate change on the African continent.

Youth use art to create awareness about climate change

by editor1 / Sep 06, 2017 / 0 comments

-At a youth festival held over the weekend, young people used art in its different forms to create awareness about climate change.

Effects of climate change a serious challenge to agriculture

by editor1 / Apr 05, 2017 / 0 comments

Most developing countries suffer greatly from the effects of climate change even though they contribute less to carbon emissions.

Namibia congratulated for addressing the effects of climate change-French President

by editor / Nov 29, 2016 / 0 comments

French President Francois Hollande has congratulated Namibia for addressing the effects of climate change since signing the Paris Accord earlier this year. President Hage Geingob met his French counterpart at the Elysee Palace for closed door official talks on Monday.

SADC countries to reduce the impact of climate change

by editor / Nov 01, 2016 / 0 comments

More than 13 million people in the SADC region are at risk of food insecurity as a result of the recurring drought.

Ethiopia hosts Climate Change and Development summit

by editor / Oct 18, 2016 / 0 comments
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Tobias Kappel

African countries are meeting in Ethiopia to discuss climate change.

Climate change challenges should not be downplayed-PM

by editor / Sep 20, 2016 / 0 comments
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Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila says the challenges to peace and security emanating from adverse effects of climate change, should not be downplayed. She notes that Namibia, like many member countries of the Non-Aligned Movement -NAM - has been adversely affected by the El Nino weather phenomenon and is experiencing the worst drought in 30 years.

CSO can help combat climate change

by producers / Aug 28, 2016 / 0 comments

Civil Society Organisations can play an important role in combating climate change and its effects.

Youth urged to be involved in the battle against climate change

by editor / Aug 16, 2016 / 0 comments
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soyprinsipe.blogspot.com

A young environmental activist says the youth need to be involved in the battle against climate change and environmental degradation. Deon Shekuza raised the concern that with the adverse impacts of drought, the land capacity will be unable to meet food security, water and nutrition demands.

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