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Kenya + 4 more

Early warnings protect lives on Africa’s Lake Victoria

A successful four-year project in East Africa has demonstrated how improved weather, water and climate services save lives and livelihoods and support socio-economic development of vulnerable communities. The High Impact Weather Lake System (HIGHWAY) project established a…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
WMO
Posted:
29 Mar 2021

Kenya + 3 more

HIGHWAY improves early warnings for Lake Victoria

A coordinated campaign to improve early warning systems and increase resilience to extreme weather is being rolled out in the Lake Victoria region, the largest freshwater body in Africa and the biggest inland fishery in the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
WMO
Posted:
30 Jan 2019

Kenya + 12 more

2000-2009, the warmest decade

Press Release No.869 Geneva, 8 December 2009 (WMO) - The year 2009 is likely to rank in the top 10 warmest on record since the beginning of instrumental climate records in 1850, according to data sources compiled by the World…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
WMO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya + 2 more

Mobile communications to revolutionize African weather monitoring

Press Release No.855 For use of the information media Not an official record - Global Humanitarian Forum (GHF), Ericsson, the World Meteorological Organization, and Zain to deploy up to 5,000 automatic weather stations at cellular sites across Africa, where less than…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
WMO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011