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31 Jan 2018 description

In Senegal, cereal production is estimated to have increased by 20% in 2017 compared to 2016. Climate experts will investigate how much climate services contributed to this improvement in coming years, given Senegal’s dedication to ramping up climate services in the country.

24 Jan 2018 description

18 de enero de 2018 (OMM) - En una clara señal de la continuidad del cambio climático a largo plazo, causado por el aumento de las concentraciones atmosféricas de gases de efecto invernadero, 2015, 2016 y 2017 han sido confirmados como los tres años más cálidos de los que se tienen datos. 2016 sigue manteniendo el récord mundial, si bien 2017 ha sido el año más cálido sin el fenómeno de El Niño, el cual puede provocar un aumento de las temperaturas anuales mundiales.

22 Jan 2018 description

18 January 2018 (WMO) - In a clear sign of continuing long-term climate change caused by increasing atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases, 2015, 2016 and 2017 have been confirmed as the three warmest years on record. 2016 still holds the global record, whilst 2017 was the warmest year without an El Niño, which can boost global annual temperatures.

A consolidated analysis by the World Meteorological Organization of five leading international datasets showed that the global average surface temperature in 2017 was approximately 1.1° Celsius above the pre-industrial era.

19 Jan 2018 description

18 janvier 2018 (OMM) –Il est désormais confirmé que les années 2015, 2016 et 2017, qui s'inscrivent clairement dans la tendance au réchauffement sur le long terme causée par l'augmentation des concentrations atmosphériques de gaz à effet de serre, sont les trois années les plus chaudes jamais enregistrées. C'est toujours 2016 qui se trouve en tête de liste, alors que 2017 décroche le record de l'année sans Niño la plus chaude jamais constatée, ce dernier phénomène étant connu pour pousser à la hausse la moyenne mondiale des températures.

15 Jan 2018 description

This report highlights the most prominent climate change impacts facing Madagascar, with a particular emphasis on health, and provides investment relevant solutions to build resilience. Through the establishment of priority interventions to address the identified vulnerabilities, this report links evidence to opportunities for development actors, while providing specific input into the design of a World Bank investment.

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