September 25, 2021

Zimbabwe’s climate change policies need an urban focus

JOHANNESBURG, 22 January 2013 (IRIN) – In spite of the political and financial turmoil that Zimbabwe faces, the country seems to be on the right track in adopting strategies to address the effects of climate change. But these strategies tend to have a strong rural bias, overlooking the fact that almost half of the country now lives in urban areas, according to a joint review of the country's climate change response by a think tank and leading NGO.