KENYA Successful Weather Prediction Uses Old and New

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Champs de mais durant une secheresse au Kenya © AFP PHOTO/ SIMON MAINA

In the wake of ever-changing climatic conditions, a study in western Kenya has discovered that combining traditional methods of weather prediction with meteorological forecasting is the best way of obtaining more accurate forecast data.

This was one of the findings of a report submitted to the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) on Apr. 23 after two years of research.

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