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12 Aug 2019 GENEVA, Switzerland
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a new special report on climate change and land use August 8, part of a series of such examinations authorized by the United Nations designed to assist governments in understanding the effects of climate change and necessary policy decisions...
2 Aug 2019 NEW YORK NY, United States
"Early Action" Required As Drought, Conflict Threaten Hunger For 8.7 Million In Somalia and South Sudan
Severe drought in Somalia and continued violence in South Sudan are threatening more than 8.5 million people with severe food insecurity according to humanitarian agencies. As reported by OOSKAnews in May this year, failure of spring rains in Somalia have put almost 1.7 million people in acute food insecurity...