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IPCC climate report calls for urgent action on climate change mitigation and adaptation

02 March 2022

A new report published by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) outlines how human-induced climate change is leading to biodiversity loss, water shortages, reduced food production, loss of lives and reduced economic growth.

Farm Africa and SOS Sahel Ethiopia deliver forage support to drought-affected livestock in Oromia Region, Ethiopia

21 February 2022

Farm Africa and SOS Sahel Ethiopia, with funding secured from the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ethiopia, have delivered emergency animal feed assistance to save livestock affected by drought in the Borena zone in the Oromia National Regional State of Ethiopia.

Enhancing horticultural production in Dodoma, Tanzania

16 February 2022

Tanzanian horticulture farmer, Gerald, has boosted his yields and income thanks to Farm Africa's Boosting sorghum production in a changing climate project. Funded by Irish Aid through the World Food Programme, the project supports farmers in Dodoma, Tanzania with technical knowledge, helping them to diversify their crop production and gain access to profitable markets.

Boosting nutrition and livelihoods through livestock

09 February 2022

New findings from Farm Africa reveal that women’s economic empowerment and higher household socio-economic status led to improved diets amongst pastoralist women and children in Karamoja, Uganda and South Omo, Ethiopia.

Severe drought threatens food security in eastern Africa

03 February 2022

An ongoing drought is worsening the severity of acute food insecurity among pastoral and farming populations in eastern Africa who rely on rainfall to feed livestock, grow crops and make a living from agriculture.