Climate change

9 Reasons to protect the Earth

Earth day was created to increase awareness and support for environmental protection. On this earth day 2016, the landmark Paris agreement will be signed by over 120 countries. This is a positive direction towards saving our planet. Besides that, here are 9 reasons to take care of our planet; 1. Read more…

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Women and the Environment.

Source:http://thinkbrigade.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/9.7.2011_MaryPaul_EDITED-7964.jpg March 8th marks international women’s day, which is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It is a day to further promote gender equity and equality. As we recognize the day and celebrate our women, it is also important to recognize the relationship Read more…

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Climate change

Environment and Health.

Many aspects of lives are influenced by the environment, and environmental factors initiate, promote, sustain, or stimulate many diseases. For this reason, the interactions of people with their environment are an important...

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Climate change

Paper Effects..

Now you know, 1 tonne paper results from 17 trees. Trees are a major carbon sink and cutting them down leads to increase in greenhouse gas concentration, hence global warming and air pollution. The paper industry is the third largest source of greenhouse gases. After the tree is cut, the Read more…

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Climate smart Agriculture

According to food agriculture organization (FAO), by 2050 approximately 70% more food will have to be produced to feed growing populations, particularly in developing countries. Agriculture is a main cause of increased conversion of land, placing greater pressure on biological diversity and natural resources and functions than ever before.  Climate Read more…

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Climate change

Flood Resistant Housing

We all know each rainy season is always accompanied with incidences of flooding and flooding disasters. With Each year flooding has become more intense and severe claiming more casualties and destruction, and this can be largely attributed to the effects of climate change. The government recently mapped out flood prone Read more…

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Wastes and Climate Change

Climate change and global warming is currently of great concern, it is a fact now that deforestation is a great contributor to global warming since trees are carbon sinks. Another contributor to climate change that many do not seem to know about is wastes. Carbon is not the only gas Read more…

By ecolife, ago
Climate change

Plant a tree

Have you noticed a constant change in the rainfall frequency and intensity or a difference in the solar output in your area? Has the climatic conditions in your area been changing, what you experienced around five years ago is not what you are experiencing this year? Well that there is Read more…

By ecolife, ago