Climate change

Dealing with Climate Change..

Global warming and climate change has resulted in numerous negative effects, among them water scarcity loss of arable land and all these contribute to food insecurity. I recently met with a small-scale farmer who is coping and adjusting to these conditions; she has employed simple yet very effective techniques to Read more…

By ecolife, ago
Climate change

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…

By ecolife, ago
Climate change

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…

By ecolife, ago
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…

By ecolife, ago