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Botswana

Hit by wilder weather, Botswana's farmers seek welfare payments

18 Feb 2019, TRF

As harsher droughts linked to climate change ruin crops more frequently, Botswana is struggling to meet demand for Ipelegeng, a government programme that provides temporary jobs. Stress levels will continue to rise in tandem with the increasingly expensive costs of maintaining the programme and importing key foods.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    National Disaster Management Office, Office of the President
  • Website: http://www.gov.bw/home.html
  • Contact:Acting Director
  • Phone:+267 397 1945 +267 717 589 31


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    National Disaster Management Office, Office of the President
  • Website: http://www.gov.bw/home.html
  • Contact:Acting Director
  • Phone:+267 397 1945 +267 717 589 31
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