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Climate Change Adaptation Interventions Improve Livelihoods in Anseba

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Eritrea coping with climate change. The UNDP funded climate change adaptation programme in water and agriculture in Anseba region has made tremendous strides.

By UNDP Eritrea,

The months of January and February are dry in Anseba, but one will not help notice an oasis in Fiza village around the banks of River Anseba.

Here, the people are busy in their farms, some preparing the farms for planting, others transferring tomato seedlings from the nursery to the farms, while others are weeding and spraying the almost mature crops. The citrus trees are heavy with fruit, while the mango trees are flowering. At the edge of the farms, Holstein Friesian cattle are grazing, while their calves moo in a distance. A young girl is singing as she tends to a clutch of chicks. Everybody seems to be excited and preoccupied about one activity or another. Continue reading Climate Change Adaptation Interventions Improve Livelihoods in Anseba