Final LVEMPII CS Watch Ebulletin Feb 2018

Over the last three decades the frequency of droughts and floods in East Africa have increased (for example, the 2016 - 2017 drought experienced in Kenya), resulting in crop failures and loss of livestock (EAC, 2017). Impacts of climate change are being acutely felt by women who make up a large percentage of poor communities worldwide that rely on natural resources for their livelihoods.