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Climate change could create more Boko Haram extremists – study

RTCC

'Widespread drought and food insecurity helped create the socio-economic conditions that led to the emergence of Boko Haram and the violent insurgency in the North East of the country,' write the authors of Maplecroft's Climate Change and Environmental Risk Atlas...

  • US, Europeans row over post Fukushima nuclear safety step

    Reuters

    The Swiss draft says nuclear plants 'shall be designed and constructed with the objectives of preventing accidents. In order to identify and implement appropriate safety improvements, these objectives shall also be applied at existing plants'...

  • Weathering future storms in the Seychelles

    WB

    The government of Seychelles has developed short, medium, and long-term disaster resilient development initiatives which are expected to benefit 87,000 people, and rehabilitate and protect 500 kilometers of roadways from disasters...

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