Heatwaves its effect and drought in 2018

Heat waves and drought have manifested with great intensity in 2018, in different countries of Asia, Africa, Europe, America and Oceania as a result of greater global warming, causing hundreds of human losses and billions of dollars in losses of harvests in different crops, registering the highest temperature

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Climate change threatens coffee, the flagship product of Ethiopia.

Climate change threatens coffee, the flagship product of Ethiopia. Addis Ababa, Apr 16 Ethiopia, 2018 — Prensa Latina. In Ethiopia, the increase in temperature and the decrease in rainfall have negative effects on the national coffee industry. To combat these harmful consequences, it is necessary…

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. Water crisis in Spain, its effects at the end of autumn 2017.

Juan G. R and Juan G. R. Water crisis in Spain, its effects at the end of autumn 2017. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 8, No. 1: 14-16, November 2017, Spain. The current volume of water stored in Spain is 20768 hm3, which represents only…

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Juan G. R. Drought in Spain, its effects at the beginning of summer 2017.

Juan G. R. Drought in Spain, its effects at the beginning of summer 2017. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 8, No. 1: 5-6, June 2017, Spain. The current volume of water in Spain is 31326 hm3, which represents only 56% of the capacity of the…

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Climate change destroys 20% of the potatoes in Latin America.

Claim that climate change destroys 20% of potatoes a year. August 26, 2016. Panama. High temperatures and erratic rainfall have made that potato production in Latin America is decreasing each year between 10 and 20%, since the crop is harvested until it reaches the consumer’s…

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Scientists help Vietnam’s rice farmers adapt to climate change.

Scientists help Vietnam’s rice farmers adapt to climate change, amid major drought. Jared Ferrie, Asia Editor Phnom Penh, 16 March 2016 Scientists are developing more resistant varieties of rice to help farmers in Vietnam adapt to climate change, amid the country’s worst drought in 90…

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Vanuatu needed humanitarian aid against the ravages of cyclone Pam.

Juan G. R Vanuatu needed humanitarian aid against the ravages of cyclone Pam. Water and Irrigation. Vol .: 6, No. 1: 9-10, March 2015, Spain.  The Pam cyclone reached the highest category with winds up to 230 kilometers per hour in the eye of the…

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Prolonged drought, rising temperatures and coffee rust, the growing crisis in Central America

Prolonged drought, rising temperatures and coffee rust, the growing crisis in Central America Posted by John Magrath Programme Researcher Oxfam, 5 Dec 2014, Great Britain. Increasingly severe climate conditions are having a devastating impact on food security and livelihoods in Central America. The prolonged droughts…

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Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies.

Juan G. R. Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies. Water and Irrigation. Vol 4, No. 1: 9-10, April, 2013, Spain. Australia has made great efforts in sustainable water development in the country, but droughts and floods threaten future food crises, it is…

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Argentina floods affect five million hectares

Argentina floods affect five million hectares Digital Journal: Sinembargo-07/09/2012, Mexico / Buenos Aires, Argentina. About five million hectares of the province  Buenos Aires, Argentina’s largest, are affected by the floods that have caused heavy rains in recent days, officials said. The rain and bad weather…

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África – Flood in the Sahel: 8 out of 10 children need immediate help

África – Flood in the Sahel: 8 out of 10 children need immediate help Fides Agence, 09/08/2012 Niamey, Niger. Mali, Niger and Senegal are currently the countries most affected by the floods that are occurring in the Sahel. The food crisis due to the recent…

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