Coastal East Africa

WWF Climate Blog Has Moved to New Location

The WWF climate blog now is located at a different Web address: worldwildlife.org/blogs/wwf-climate-blog.  All posts since May 2013 are at that location, while older posts will remain archived on this site.  The new site will have a single RSS feed at worldwildlife.org/blogs/wwf-climate-blog.rss.

Drought in East Africa likely to Persist as Global Temperatures Continue to Rise

A new study finds that decreased rainfall in eastern Africa is linked to climate change. Increased frequency of drought will risk food shortages for the approximately 17.5 million people living in the Greater Horn of Africa—Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia. 

Adaptation support key to a climate deal at Copenhagen

The world's wealthy nations have a long way to go on the key negotiating element of climate change adaptation at Copenhagen, WWF warned today, as it presented an outline of what adaptation measures should be included in a new climate treaty [PDF], together with case studies [PDF] of its work on climate change adaptation around the globe.

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