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the bundesliga is rising stars on. 16. i. am not proud and they will not succeed in dividing i shall not succeed in taking the people off the streets because we are tired of dictatorship. taking a stand global news that matters. make for bargains. this is news africa coming up in the next 15 minutes the fight against climate change in africa it's being spearheaded by they do this one woman in zambia is using the radio platform to educate the community about the practices harmful to the environment but with governments across the continent planning a whole pile of prawns are if it's like there is invade. and will meet this cyclist
in between traffic in lagos and encouraging this to do the same. i'm christine want to welcome to news africa i'm glad you're choosing to heat strips so everyone knows what it's like and with the climate crisis gathering pace it's full cost to get even worse now who likes going to work when it's hot no one and that's likely to have productivity and new full cost by the international labor organization expects western africa to be $1.00 of the hardest hit areas our report shows about $80000000.00 job will be off in 2005 because of heat stress. we also found that. regions will be particularly affected and that soft asia and western are free. way. to present 5 percent.
ok so western africa's full cost to be hit disproportionately hadia it is timid suggests that africa accounts for just a tiny share of the gases that are driving the climate crisis africa produces less than 4 percent of the global output off greenhouse gases now how does that compare with feed largest emitters like china the united states and the european union while china emits 23 percent the u.s. 19 percent and the e.u. 13 percent of global emissions so you get the picture while those responsible for climate change are predominately in europe asia and the u.s. africans are taking the brunt and it's not just future growth rising temperatures and irregular rainfall are likely to agriculture the hardest making up to 60 percent of the lost jobs but some of the 21 year old sam did radio reports or are
trying to fight back with knowledge. pointing to. market trees. sold here squawking for climate. reports trees has an impact in communities in. mingling with much sense in the market the young greedy reporter looking for allies in a fight against climate change. we don't come here to look at what people i doing but rather to help as come up with solutions that are going to help you know. so those are the things that we have to do and this is why we always have to come here. to be. very hesitant sure. you know a brute. this month she talks about environmental issues illicit and tells us what
they can do about it. i knew. then she's talking about her visit to the coal market later she reminisces about her childhood telling a story about her neighbors for over water before the well would run dry due to persistent droughts. that medicine be and already affected by climate change but most are not our outfit. it's about creating or giving out information that is powerful information that is actually able to stimulate every person's mind to say look i have been affected by this situation by climate change and i think it's high time we get to do something about it that's my piece in climate change is deeply unjust although african countries account for the tiniest fraction of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere droughts floods and rising temperatures hit the continent with full force but fury is convinced that symbiont
are not helpless and commit to get the effects. that starts with educating people most of the vendors called my kids have never heard of climate change but for many fear issues and i. told them to understand the change in weather patterns they have witnessed. saying i'm going to. be waiting for you 200-2016 some get erratic water supply due to reach out to lead to a no rainfall and also that was caused because many people were busy cutting down trees and this is what we're actually going to get to see more if no action is actually implemented by we the people feeding one since the people at the market to think about it political alternative such as charcoal made from banana peels or mayes. her commitment shows how young people across the globe are becoming
increasingly aware that climate change may compromise their future and that action cannot hurt until to morrow. i'm now joined by landry into it say he's a climate change activist with the n.t.o. africa 350 they say their mission is climate justice welcome to africa landry you say that africa is paying the highest price for climate change why your big quantities. highest were raised in terms of well you know really noticing the continent so in terms of increase droughts and floods on this program were to want diseases and increase a lot of the increase of our temperatures our crews over much of the continent so those are some of the plot that shows that africa which is good to us would be nice a response capacity is paying the highest growth right at landry how do we incentivize our governments on the continent to ditch coal power plants for example
and opt for more green solutions. so who are has been presented as the solution for africa the industry isn't but however i'll see that in the new area to get clinton doesn't need court all i got was if you are too weak it's full potential because you know at the one hand. you're not of course it was his cause the current climate crisis we are in on the other hand who are sources such as hydro power us we. are becoming more and more affordable and are cheaper underwriting it so there is obsessed lead no need for african government to not consider growing the core we because it's being phased out group money ok so let's talk about you bring out the global picture we're looking at the west today and they're almost you know under the pressure of having to cognize at a very rapid pace and then you have africa which actually has not even carbonized
we're talking about you talked about the no emissions on the continent i just wondered whether or not that gives us bogen in power as africans. yeah it for some need does all government kind of gives these are by giving power inductor this is being used as an argument justified in the city are too important to persist score again how about say that we need to ask a question i too have been official that kind of options is it though of ordinary africans or is rather the companies and maybe some elites governmental officials who get profit out of sight deal so i think the option that the government across uppercut should consider are the ones that put forward people's interests and address not only the environmental crisis but also
a social justice issues such as access to electricity for all endorse or job creation because we do revel in a g. regression happening globally it is rude to those kind of potential to address to kill in the. right does the slow to judge of the crisis but also to serve and their rated issues ok landry into it's a climate change activist with n.t.l. africa 350 thank you. ok nigeria's lagos is infamous for its traffic jams at peak time in the mornings and evenings they add to people's commutes some people say the solution is easy bicycles we meet on troponin is who are trying to revive cycling culture in lagos as a transport solution for commuters. will say see me ok me writes his bicycle to work the same time that would normally be wasted
in the tourist make us rush traffic i don't have to correct anything by car to crash on our hands with cycling i can time my self think about 25 minutes to go to work from home to work and vice versa. maybe it's just next level from the o.c.c. is part of the green movement of slightly east shipping that saves cycling routes and persuading the gosh ans to get on their bikes we are collecting the people that are interested in cycling legally but we also advocates of cycling in lagos has been successful amongst legal it's an ongoing process so the fact that we're seeing more and more cycling cyclists on the streets is a case for us but we still you know have some ways to go where we have high school infrastructure. and then we also have more laws protecting cyclist what are some of the challenges you have one we don't drive at night on this we have lights on your
bike and effective jackets and security i think might be the biggest. concern and facing the finances as i just this. is in the middle of the rainy season and the poorly maintained roads are falling apart making movement from one part of the city to another a nightmare for daily commute times. the lack of infrastructure is not slowing down passionate cyclists the film. is the full. bank that's driven bicycle healing service that allows used spot. in the neighborhoods where the operate. so far. it's quite successful it wearing through universities at the moment well over 5000 and. if we didn't expect that and. we've been we've been around for just over 2 months
how is it for instance in this country where there's a 5 day school. week in freshman a moment is not exactly. for cyclists. you know we. wait for the government to you know try. to be calm out like this. even though the transport demands in lagos has exceeded the capacity of the wood networks available more nigerians are choosing their bicycles to see valuable time. that's at one hour from these epic is africa before you go we want to search leave you with a look at some odd from south africa is still a strange david or what i should see a baby hind the news of his posse reached us today.
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