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NewsScience and TechnologyPublished dateMonday, 9. July 2018 - 9:45
Journal articlesCLIMATE CHANGE NATURAL DISASTERS DISASTER PREPAREDNESS ADAPTATION TO CHANGE
Seasonal variations in the diurnal patterns of convection in Cameroon - Nigeria and their neighboring areas
Precipitations in tropical Africa are highly convective. Therefore, knowledge of the diurnal cycle of convective processes enhances understanding and prediction of rainfall patterns.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Journal articlesClimate change RURAL ECONOMY AGRICULTURAL ECONOMY
Snail gathering/rearing is an important source of livelihood for rural dwellers in the humid forest and
derived savanna zones of West and Central Africa. Recently, declining populations of ArchachatinaPublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Journal articlesClimate change AFFORESTATION Biodiversity
Tropical forests have a central role to play in a new mechanism designed to mitigate
climate change, known as REDD+ (Reduced Emissions From Deforestation andPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Journal articlesFORESTS Climate change ADAPTATION CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION DEFORESTATION
Although adaptation and mitigation responses share the same purpose of reducing impacts of climate change, there are different implications for policy formation: mitigation, being an action targeted at the longer term, attaches value to the interePublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Altering the Climate of Poverty under Climate Change : the Forests of Congo Basin (sub-Saharan Africa)
The forests of the Congo basin provide ecosystem services to over 80% of the population living in or near them.
This project seeks to reduce the vulnerability of poor populations in sub-Saharan Africa to climate change by mobilizing scientists and all the other actors concerned to inform political decision-making.
Illegal logging and trade in timber is a major cause of forest degradation in the world today.Publication DateFriday, January 1, 1999
Research in ActionEnvironment Climate change Farming SystemsPublished dateFriday, April 22, 2016 - 00:00