Overall Orange alert Drought for South Sudan - Uganda-2018
in Congo, DRC, South Sudan, Uganda

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Despite increased rainfall, earth faces widespread drought: Australian study

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:07:00 +0100ecns (en)

Despite overall rainfall increasing as global temperatures rise, the world could still be headed for widespread drought if countries do not respond with infrastructure based solutions to water scarcity, according to an Australian study released on Thursday.

Despite increased rainfall, earth faces widespread drought: Australian study

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:18:00 +0100xinhuanet_en (en)

SYDNEY, Dec. 13 (Xinhua) -- Despite overall rainfall increasing as global temperatures rise, the world could still be headed for widespread drought if countries do not respond with infrastructure based solutions to water scarcity, according to an Australian study released on Thursday.

House passes farm bill after pro-work provisions dropped

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:57:00 +0100washtimes (en)

President Donald Trump hold up hats that read “Make Our Farmers Great Again!” as he walks across the South Lawn before boarding Marine One at the White House in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, for a short trip to Andrews ... By David Sherfinski - The Washington Times - Wednesday, December 12, 2018.

Maltempo: grandinate record in Puglia

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:30:00 +0100canale7 (it)

Ieri lunedì 11 dicembre un grandinata improvvisa e di notevole intensità ha interessato coperto le località del sud est barese e nord brindisino. Una coltre bianca ha ricoperto campi e strade da Polignano a Mare a Monopoli e fino a Fasano. Il fenomeno atmosferico è stato causato dal forte e....

American Meteorological Society: New Studies Reveal Clear Ties between Today’s Extremes and Human Causes

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 02:07:00 +0100yubanet (en)

WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 10, 2018 – The U.S. Northern Plains and East Africa droughts of 2017, floods in South America, China and Bangladesh, and heatwaves in China and the Mediterranean were all made more likely by human-caused climate change, according to new research published today in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS).

The Global Rice Cakes Market (2018-2022) is Forecast to Grow at a CAGR of ~9%

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:08:00 +0100prnewswire (en)

report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The rice cakes market will grow at a CAGR of almost 9% by 2022. In recent times, the rice cakes market has witnessed a staggering number of new products introduced to the market by many regional and international players which is....

The Global Rice Cakes Market (2018-2022) is Forecast to Grow at a CAGR of ~9%

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:49:00 +0100markets-businessinsider (en)

DUBLIN Dec 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The rice cakes market will grow at a CAGR of almost 9% by 2022. In recent times, the rice cakes market has witnessed a staggering number of new products introduced to the market by many regional and....

The Global Rice Cakes Market (2018-2022) is Forecast to Grow at a CAGR of ~9%

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:38:00 +0100finanzen-ch (en)

report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The rice cakes market will grow at a CAGR of almost 9% by 2022. In recent times, the rice cakes market has witnessed a staggering number of new products introduced to the market by many regional and international players which is....

Violenta grandinata nel Sud Barese

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:34:00 +0100palermo-virgilio (it)

Una grandinata improvvisa e di violenta intensità ha coperto i campi e le strade da Polignano a Mare a Fasano, imbiancando i terreni anche a Monopoli, a causa del forte e repentino abbassamento della temperatura, accompagnato da gelate che mettono a rischio verdure e ortaggi coltivati in pieno campo....

Violenta grandinata nel Sud Barese

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:59:00 +0100ansa (it)

(ANSA) - BARI, 10 DIC - Una grandinata improvvisa e di violenta intensità ha coperto i campi e le strade da Polignano a Mare a Fasano, imbiancando i terreni anche a Monopoli, a causa del forte e repentino abbassamento della temperatura, accompagnato da gelate che mettono a rischio verdure e ortaggi....

Maltempo: Coldiretti, allarme gelo per verdure e ortaggi

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:53:00 +0100sassarinotizie (it)

Roma, 10 dic. (AdnKronos) - "ll forte e repentino abbassamento della temperatura accompagnato da gelate anche in pianura mette a rischio verdure e ortaggi coltivati in pieno campo". E’ l’allarme lanciato dalla Coldiretti per lo sbalzo termico improvviso.

Allarme gelo per verdure e ortaggi

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:20:00 +0100corrierenazionale (it)

Coldiretti lancia l’allarme: con il gelo a rischio le coltivazioni invernali in campo come cavoli, verze, cicorie e broccoli. Il forte e repentino abbassamento della temperatura, annunciato dai metereologi e accompagnato da gelate anche in pianura mette a rischio verdure e ortaggi coltivati in pieno campo.

Maltempo: allarme gelo, a rischio verdure e ortaggi coltivati in pieno campo

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:20:00 +0100meteoweb (it)

Il forte e repentino abbassamento della temperatura accompagnato da gelate anche in pianura mette a rischio verdure e ortaggi coltivati in pieno campo. E’ l’allarme lanciato dalla Coldiretti per lo sbalzo termico improvviso. A preoccupare gli agricoltori – sottolinea la Coldiretti – sono i seri....

Maltempo, Coldiretti: «Allarme gelo per verdure e ortaggi»

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:06:00 +0100cinquequotidiano (it)

ll forte e repentino abbassamento della temperatura accompagnato da gelate anche in pianura mette a rischio verdure e ortaggi coltivati in pieno campo. E’ l’allarme lanciato dalla Coldiretti per lo sbalzo termico improvviso. A preoccupare gli agricoltori – sottolinea la Coldiretti – sono i seri....

In Southern Ethiopia, Herders Join Forces to Revive Rangelands

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 16:29:00 +0100allafrica (en)

By Kizito Makoye. Dar es Salaam Restoring grazing land and forest can help communities stand up to the more frequent droughts climate change is bringing, farmers say. In 2015, as Ethiopia was experiencing its worst drought in 30 years, the farmers and herders living on the rolling plains of Gatto municipality found themselves struggling to survive.

Afghanistan: UNICEF Afghanistan: Western Region Drought Response Humanitarian Situation Report #3 (15 November 2018)

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 00:30:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

Highlights Over 3 million people including an estimated 1.6 million children are affected by the impact of drought across the country. The number of food insecure population is likely to increase to over 6 million people during the lean season; While some people are returning to their areas of....

World: Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock, Opening Statement at the High-Level Pledging Event for the Central Emergency Response Fund, 7 December 2018

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 22:28:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

UN Headquarters, New York, 7 December 2018. As delivered. Secretary-General António Guterres, Excellencies and Ministers, distinguished guests, Thank you for coming. One year ago, we had an excellent fundraising for CERF, and today we’re hoping to do even better. That’s up to all of you. 126 Member States and observers have contributed to the CERF.

Climate change puts our military bases at risk

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:10:00 +0100thehill (en)

This report will wrestle with direct infrastructure impacts such as flooding and sea-level rise, impacts on readiness such as limitations on certain training operations on high heat days or during droughts, and even the vulnerabilities of surrounding communities upon which the installation depends.

Puntare sulla resilienza per risparmiare miliardi di dollari

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:52:00 +0100247libero (it)

Nel National Climate Assessment si spiega come investire nella resilienza possa essere economicamente molto conveniente e abbattere significativamente il danno economico provocato dai cambiamenti climatici. Trovare i finanziamenti per favorire la resilienza una sfida politica e finanziaria. (Rinnovabili.

Cambiamenti climatici, la Sicilia a rischio desertificazione: ecco il Calendario dell’Ambiente del Cea di Messina

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:02:00 +0100strettoweb (it)

Cambiamenti climatici e rischio di desertificazione: il Cea di Messina lancia il Calendario dell’Ambiente. Oggi la l’anteprima della presentazione presso la sede di Legambiente di Taormina/Valle Alcantara. Il calendario riporta il contributo di stagisti e tesisti dell’Ateneo di Catania.

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