Yemen’s draught caused by climate change [Archives:2008/1148/Local News]

April 21 2008

Hamed Thabet
SANA'A, April 20 ) “The climate changes during the last few years and especially this year is a real concern for Yemen, particularly if the frequency of precipitation events diminish, putting rainfall and agriculture in peril and lead to a catastrophic drought,” said Anwar Abdulaziz, head of the Climate Change Unit in the General Authority of Environment Preservation.

“Every year the rain season starts at the beginning of March