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Free State not ready for natural disaster management

6 December 2019, 5:12 PM

The Free State government has admitted that it is not ready for natural disaster management. This comes as the province experienced flash floods in Bronville in the Matjhabeng municipality and in some parts of Bloemfontein, earlier this year.

Poor nations pay price as millions flee ‘climate chaos’, Oxfam says

2 December 2019, 7:33 AM

Fiercer weather and worsening wildfires drove more than 20 million people from their homes over the last decade – a problem set to worsen unless leaders act swiftly to head off surging climate threats, anti-poverty charity Oxfam said on Monday.

Greenhouse gases surge to record in 2018, exceeding 10-yr average rate: U.N.

25 November 2019, 4:15 PM

Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere hit a new record in 2018, rising faster than the average rise of the last decade and cementing increasingly damaging weather patterns, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Monday.

Climate change not a myth: Scientists

21 November 2019, 6:13 PM

With many around the world raising awareness on climate change, there are those who believe that climate change doesn’t exist. Africa is one of the continent worst affected by the global warming. 

SA not prepared to anticipate and mitigate effects of climate change

21 November 2019, 3:12 PM

The devastation caused by heavy downpours and thunderstorms in KwaZulu-Natal has many asking whether South Africa is better prepared to anticipate and mitigate the impact of the effects of climate change.



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