Skip to main content
International report

East Africa Climate Change

Audio 09:55
As temperatures rise, pests and diseases devastate agriculture
As temperatures rise, pests and diseases devastate agriculture Sophie Mbugua

Temperatures in east Africa have been soaring. The long-awaited March to May seasonal rainfall has been delayed. Experts believe cyclone Idai in Mozambique to be one of the factors contributing to the delay.As temperatures rise, creating thriving conditions for pests and disease, flash floods and suppressed rainfall threaten food production in east Africa.Sophie Mbugua reports from Nairobi on the challenges of growing crops sustainably under climate change.Click the 'play' button above to listen

Page not found

The content you requested does not exist or is not available anymore.