Sub-Saharan African countries are failing to plan for climate change

By Lindsey Jones

Communities around the world are feeling the impacts of climate change already, but many of the most severe effects will be felt in the decades to come, particularly from mid-century onwards. Nowhere is this more apparent than in sub-Saharan Africa which will be one of the hardest hit regions of the world.

Right now, African countries are busy investing in infrastructure and development to help support current economic growth.

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/feb/13/no-sub-saharan-african-countries-planning-for-climate-change

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