journal articles on impact mining on climate change in southern africa

Climate change and desertification in South Africa - Science and ...

This article seeks to unpack two-way interactions between climate change and ... Keywords: climate change, land degradation, southern Africa. 3 .... negative ecological impacts of mines, particularly if changes in wind .... Journal of Climate 19:.

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Climate change as the biggest threat to public health in southern ...

Southern Africa contributes little to climate change, but it is widely ... Potential options to mitigate the effects of this threat are also presented in the article. .... capturing methane from coal mines and land fill sites, and changing land use practices., .... Articles from Malawi Medical Journal are provided here courtesy of Medical...

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The impacts of climate change on African continent and the way ...

Article Number: 117F36455610. ISSN 2006-9847. Copyright ... Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment. Review ... Key words: Adaptations, Africa, Climate Change, Impacts, Mitigations, Vulnerable. .... northern, southern and horn of Africa are typically arid or .... industry, road, agriculture, municipality, mining, fishery,.

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Human health impacts in a changing South African climate

Projections show that the impacts of a changing climate in Africa will vary by ... This article considers these health risks in the SA context, highlighting areas ..... Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 1965;66:125-156.

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Perceptions on climate change and its impact on livelihoods in ...

Dec 2, 2014 ... This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative ... Perceived impacts on livelihood activities of the rural communities ... Climate change models for southern Africa indicate that the region will face ..... of the Republic Zimbabwe, Ministry of Mines, Environment and Tourism, Harare.

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Climate and southern Africa's water-energy-food nexus : Nature ...

Water, energy and food security in southern Africa are interdependent and exposed to the climate. ... About the journal .... Simulated climate change impacts on rainfed and irrigated maize yield in the top five ... areas and crucial sectors, such as agriculture, but also in energy generation and mining. ...... Article; Show context.

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Impact of the Future Changing Climate on the Southern Africa ...

The Southern African biomes are complex biotic communities, with its distinctive plant ... The biomes are not only threatened by agricultural expansion, overgrazing, and mining; but also by future climate changes and droughts. ... Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection, 5, 1-9. doi: .... GEP Most popular papers.

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Addressing Climate Change in Southern Africa ... - SAGE Journals

where South Africa is expected to take a lead is examined in this article. .... the PA that MNCs, particularly those in the mining sector, synergise with their .... Predictions relating to the impacts of climate change on Africa (Southern Africa...

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CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS AND ADAPTATION IN THE ...

Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa (Volume 11, No.2, 2009) ... These farmers are vulnerable to the effects of climate change due to their ... daily climate extremes over western and southern Africa. .... mines. The main themes that determined the structure of the questionnaire were: ..... Volume 17, Article #143.

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The impact of climate change on wind and solar resources in ...

Jan 1, 2016 ... Journals · Books · Register ... We develop a risk-based assessment of climate change impacts on wind and solar resources. ... With 80% of the electricity capacity of the Southern Africa Power Pool [3], ... low-cost coal-fired electricity, energy intensive mining, and heavy industry [6]. ..... Recommended articles.

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