Unless something miraculous happens, the city of Cape Town, an iconic international tourism destination and South Africa’s second economic hub, will run out of drinking water in a matter of weeks.
“The department is authorised to destroy, bury or burn livestock that would have been moved without a permit and not offer any compensation,” FMD director Dr Josphat Nyika said.
“The right to breathe is, you would think, the most fundamental right ― more than food, more than water. And that right is being seriously compromised right now,” – Sharma
When the taps go dry in the Mother City, the vines won’t die (at least, not overnight) and there will be years worth of maturing stock to sustain wine producers.
“The Sengwer are facing repeated attacks and forced evictions by agents of the Kenya Forest Service, which is an implementing agency in the project financed by the European Union,”
“When it comes to disasters, and impending disasters, the province has a critical role to play.”
“Some of my colleagues think the use of borehole water in urban areas should be banned, especially when it’s used for watering your grass!”
“When I was growing up, there was no etirai; there was rain and grass,” recalled Ekaru Lopetet at the livestock market in Lodwar, the main town in Kenya’s Turkana County.
“We visited the lake. The situation is alarming “He argues, in turn, that the Akagera River has actually deviated from its banks.”
Mr Kenyatta said the government ban on plastics, which was praised at the conference, may seem only a small step but its success was enough proof that the world should not give in to pollution.
The biggest threat to reaching a position of dominance is predation. That is to say, being eaten before you get a chance to reproduce.