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This study focuses on Locally-led adaptation (LLA) in the water sector, examining progress and lessons learnt from water adaptation initiatives in East Africa’s drylands.
The catastrophic debris flow destroyed a road between national parks Manyara and Ngorongoro on November 28, 2011, in Tanzania
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The Rufiji River experienced a major wave of flooding in April 2024. There has been much debate in Tanzania on the causes of this disaster, particularly the presumed role of the new Julius Nyerere Dam, which is built on the river.
Conversation Media Group, the
Workers drain a flooded thoroughfare after a night of severe thunderstorms in Kisumu, Kenya
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Researchers from various countries collaborated to assess to what extent human-induced climate change altered the likelihood and intensity of the rainfall that led to the severe flooding in the most affected region.
World Weather Attribution
Weather monitoring station in tree-covered hilly surroundings
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Ethiopia, Tanzania and the Solomon Islands have collectively secured more than US$27 million from the Systematic Observations Financing Facility (SOFF) for developing comprehensive early warning systems.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The catastrophic debris flow destroyed a road between national parks Manyara and Ngorongoro on November 28, 2011, in Tanzania
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At a Karakata school, children read the expected rainfall, temperatures and weather conditions on a community chalkboard. These SMS’s and community notice boards are simple, low-tech ways to make complex scientific information accessible to communities.
Climate and Development Knowledge Network
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Strengthening capacities to contain and control the disease will safeguard food and livelihood security.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters
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This spotlight seeks to include data on climate change, finance policy and outcomes for children, including data on SDG progress and government spending on education, health, social protection and food security and nutrition in Tanzania.
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Documents and publications
This seismic risk profile of Tanzania, produced by the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Foundation summarizes key metrics of seismic risk, allowing stakeholders in risk management to get an overview of the risk in the country.

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