June 19, 2017

Drought challenges and solutions in Africa

Climate changeSociety
The current drought ravaging parts of Eastern Africa and the subsequent famine triggered largely by failed rains is enough proof that water indeed is life. The lack of sufficient water in the environment will not only threaten the survival of species, but it also triggers serious human conflicts whether with wildlife or fellow humans. A case in point is what Kenya is experiencing in Baringo, Laikipia, and Pokot regions. Read more: iwa-network.org/the-wisdom-of-planning-for-a-water-wise-kenya/