The change in rainfall patterns has a huge impact on Kenya because 98% of the countrys agriculture is rain-fed. Agriculture also accounts for 70% of the workforce and about 25% of the annual GDP.
Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam will have an installed generating capacity of 6000MW. This is similar in size to the worlds largest nuclear power station, Japans Kashiwazaki-Kariwa plant.
One hurdle standing in the way of greater use of indigenous seeds is their relative lack of availability.
“I used to be a man. Now I live like a dog because I am poor”.
One in five Somali households receive remittances. Without that, many of them would fall into poverty.
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