The climate health stakeholders held that the loss and damage fund at Conference of Parties (COP28) needs to be more agile and flexible to address climate change adaptation emergencies.
KEPHIS Managing Director Prof. Theophilus Mutui said that fake seed circulation which leads to low yields is a challenge in most African countries despite the efforts by concerned agencies to nab those taking advantage of the unsuspecting farmers.
Phytosanitary entails international measures in place for adherence to the safety of life, and the health of plants and plant products. It involves measures in control of pests, plant disease, and pesticides among other contaminants in plants.
The dealers want the power distributor’s leadership to carry their own cross and remove them from the equation of blackouts.They also wants the company to stop threatening them with moratorium, terming their business as legit and registered for purposes of smooth running and orderly regulation....
South Africa has been the only G20 member since its inception from the African continent. The African Union is the second regional bloc of 55 countries to join the G20 after the European Union, representing 27 countries.
The African continent joined the G20 as a regional bloc with 55 countries making it at par with the European Union, which is representing 27 countries in the group.
The African Climate Change events taking place in Kenya are themed is: “Driving green growth and climate finance solutions for Africa and the world.”
As the clock ticks down on an intervention to prepare African journalists to cover the upcoming Climate event, Africa's climate stakeholders and media partners are working hard to see an improvement in reporting African climate stories.
Malawi Country Director of Amref Health Africa, Mr. Hester Mkwinda Nyasulu believes that the United Nations' sustainable goals cannot be achieved if health, which is one of the enablers, is not considered and handled at the UNFCCC table of negotiation.
The African health and climate change partners hold that there is an urgent need to have health as part of negotiations in the global arena so that climate change-resulted health conditions don’t get out of hand.