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FARADataInforms Updates: Digital tools help Africa mitigate climate disasters

Satellite imagery is helping African countries predict and mitigate extreme weather events and natural disasters such as floods, storms and famine. Extreme weather events are increasing on the continent, with droughts proving the deadliest, followed by floods, according to the Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters. From 2000-2019, 46,000 people were killed and ... Read more