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African researchers propose climate solutions


It started with speed dating between researchers and journalists and ended with well-rounded pitches ready to be broadcast on South Africa’s 24-hour eNews Channel, eNCA.

The journalists and researchers came together in the beginning of November to collaborate on bridging the gap between the two professions and to bring evidence-based knowledge into action. Senior reporter, Mapi Mhlangu, attended and captured it all in this video.

The research projects featured at eNCA are:

Unlocking the Potential of Green Charcoal Innovations to Mitigate Climate Change in Northern Uganda)

Predicting vector-borne disease epidemics: Dissemination of risk forecasting using District Health Information Software 2 in Tanzania

Climate Change Resilience of Ecosystem Services



See the programme for the researchers’ “Briding the Gap. Science for the Public. We focus on Climate for Danida supported climate researchers from across Africa”.

For more information on Climate Change reporting from Africa, read more about the programme “Reporting from the African frontline of the global climate crisis for journalists” and follow our daily LiveBlogs here


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