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News & Analysis Different variations of chocolate.

Climate change affects all aspects of life including guilty pleasures like chocolate, which gets more expensive as cocoa yields decrease.

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The ongoing effects of climate change may cause rhinos to go extinct unless adaptation measures are implemented, according to new research.

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A new climate change impact synthesis report highlights the effects of climate change on South Africa and its impact on people’s lives.

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Experts say climate change is the biggest threat to health in the 21st century. In South Africa, many lives are already being lost to extreme weather.

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A new report warns of trillions in oil and gas revenues at risk by 2040, with demand set to fall globally in favour of cheaper renewables.

News & Analysis Field of solar panels

Accelerating renewables in line with the 1.5°C pathway would safeguard global GDP, inflation and jobs in the event of an oil and gas price shock.

News & Analysis Cyril Ramaphosa at COP28

World-renowned climatologist, Francois Engelbrecht, continues to call for urgent measures to mitigate global warming impacts on southern Africa.

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If it were not for the ingenuity of South African farmers who make alternative green energy plans, the entire agricultural sector would be under much more pressure.

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SA has about 32 000 commercial farmers contributing significantly to the country's economy. Maize, sugar, wine & livestock are all key players. But due to #climatechange, the future of farming is at risk. Adaptation is crucial. Read more here: https://bit.ly/3RXgAAA

Globally, over 2 billion people have been affected by drought since 1900. SA as the 30th driest country, faces escalating threats due to #climatechange. The impact of drought is pervasive. Urgent action is needed to combat this crisis. Read more here:

South Africa faces heightened risks of heatwaves & droughts, jeopardizing maize crops & the cattle industry. Extreme heat, droughts & more frequent floods affect the way we farm & how much our food costs. Read more: https://bit.ly/4aRtHMc
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