Daily Archives: September 5, 2017

Hunger crises will escalate unless we invest more in addressing root causes, say UN food agency chiefs on visit to drought-hit Ethiopia

Hunger crises will escalate unless we invest more in addressing root causes, say UN food agency chiefs on visit to drought-hit Ethiopia

Consecutive climate shocks have resulted in back-to-back droughts, leaving scarce pasture for livestock and more than 8.5 million people in need of food assistance. Addis Ababa, 5…

Agriculture Tops Q2 2017 Sector Growth Chart, As Nigeria Exit Recession

Agriculture Tops Q2 2017 Sector Growth Chart, As Nigeria Exit Recession

Nigeria is officially out of recession! The National Bureau of Statistics today published the 2nd Quarter of 2017 GDP showing Nigeria is out of recession! In the second quarter of…

Diverse landscapes are more productive and adapt better to climate change

Ecosystems with high biodiversity are more productive and stable towards annual fluctuations in environmental conditions than those with a low diversity of species. They also adapt better to climate-driven…