Category: Climate Change

global warming and climate change Tanzania

Nation Feeling Extreme Weather Patterns THE government has ordered those living in flood prone areas to relocate from the dangerous areas with immediate effect to avoid disaster from flash floods and mudslides. A statement from the prime minister’s office noted that the warning follows recent reports of seasonal rains (Masika) by the Tanzania Meteorological Agency […]

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climate change Tanzania

Droughts, Hurricanes, Dust Storms Weather systems that bring rainstorms to drought-prone areas of northern Africa, carry Saharan dust across the ocean and seed Atlantic hurricanes could grow stronger as a result of human-caused climate change, a new analysis by Stanford scientists suggests. Known as African easterly waves, or AEWs, these weather systems form above northern […]

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climate change Tanzania

Reforestation Critical To Ecosystems At 1.1 percent, Tanzania’s average annual deforestation rate is more than twice the global average of 0.5 percent.  To mitigate the destruction in their region, Mamba villagers in Moshi Municipality have planted over 4,000 indigenous trees. Speaking on Tuesday, the Acting Moshi District Commissioner Novatus Makunga called on other regions in […]

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