Saturday, October 18, 2014

More fertiliser for increased production and coping with climate change

Busani Bafana

Africa - capable of being the breadbasket for the continent - needs to increase the use of  improved inputs such as fertilizer to address poor productivity and help farmers cope with challenges one of which is climate change.

Greater use of fertiliser is being touted as one of the tools in Africa's arsenal to fight poor agriculture productivity and food insecurity.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Equatorial Guinea unveils measures to combat global warming

By Arison TAMFU

Central African country, Equatorial Guinea has outlined new moves including forest conservation, hydroelectric power, and ending the flaring of natural gas as key parts of a strategy to mitigate the impact of climate change.

President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea told journalists that the new strategy involved a five-point plan to conserve the natural environment and contribute to global efforts to slow the rate of global warming. He said his government had oriented the socioeconomic development policies toward sustainability.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Aayi Babs Addressing CCDA-IV in Marrakech, Morocco

Atayi Babs, PAMACC Coordinator - West African region addressing the CCDA-IV about the importance of the media for sustainable development.

Monday, September 29, 2014

PAMACC Member bag $300 a month for one year after winning APO Awards

Pius Sawa, a member of the Pan African Media Alliance for Climate Change (PAMACC) has won a cash prize of $300 per month for one year after he emerged in the second place winner during the African Press Organisation (APO) Award ceremony held in Dakar, Senegal.