South African Young Academy of Science

Climate research is critical in Africa: how to make it more visible

Climate research is critical in Africa: how to make it more visible
October 15, 2020 roulail
Written by Prof Jennifer Fitchett (SAYAS member) Weather and climate have far-reaching effects on every part of life. The timing of seasons, range of daily and seasonal temperatures, the amount of rainfall – these all influence things as diverse as food production, disease prevalence and tourism. You don’t need to be a scientist to know what…