Day: August 5, 2019

Climate change: Hungry nations add the least to global CO2

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Burundi has contributed little to rising temperatures, but will be hit hard by some of the effects

The impoverished African nation of Burundi comes top of a list of the world's most food-insecure countries says Christian Aid.
The charity argues that Burundi and others are now keenly feeling the impacts of climate change on their food production systems.
But Burundi's contribution to rising temperatures is marginal, say experts.
In fact, the annual carbon emissions of one Briton is equal to the CO2 produced by over 200 Burundians.

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Their detailed report will be released on Thursday.
However, researchers at development charity ..

Abdoulaye Diop effectue une visite de courtoisie chez El Hadji Mansour Mbaye et El Hadji Samba Diabaré Samb

Dakar, 5 août (APS) – Le ministre de la Culture et de la Communication, Abdoulaye Diop, a effectué lundi une visite de courtoisie chez deux ‘'mémoires de nos valeurs culturelles'', El Hadji Mansour Mbaye, président des communicateurs traditionnels du Sénégal, et El Hadji Samba Diabaré Samb, un virtuose du ‘'xalam''.