'Hamster wheel' of short term planning hampers Malawi's climate response

18 April 2019 // Cities, Climate information, Extreme weather, Livelihoods, Marine and Coastal, Water

Beira: rebuild or relocate after mega-cyclone Idai?

01 April 2019 // Extreme weather, Livelihoods, Marine and Coastal, Water

Residents of the Mozambican city of Beira may not have had enough agency to respond adequately to storm warnings issued by the state meteorological services ahead of the arrival of Cyclone Idai this month, because they may not have had anything to compare a storm of this magnitude to.

Research in Eastern Africa to look at climate and water prospects

23 November 2015 // Agriculture, Marine and Coastal, Water

The 'HyCRISTAL' initiative will explore climate and hydrological changes in the coming decades in the East Africa region, with demonstration projects to trial the use of new information in decision-making in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda.