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Science and ‘social learning’ key to reduce climate disaster risks – Oxpeckers

Disrupting the Future: How communities and experts work together to reduce flood disaster risks in Limpopo. A multimedia #ClimaTracker investigation by Anina Mumm EXPLORE THE FULL MULTIMEDIA FEATURE HERE When the Western Cape experienced its worst storm in three decades in early June, disaster relief teams were on stand-by thanks to the early warnings provided by…

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Helping ecosystems adapt to a changing world

Dr Sally Archibald has dabbled in mathematics, languages, zoology and botany, even trying her hand at journalism. Her path to ecosystem researcher was hence not quite direct, but she says it’s often better to take the scenic route. “For me it was worth trying out a few different things until I found what I liked.…