Meteorology : Solution to Climate Change
By Houmi Ahamed-Mikidache
Two professional days dedicated to world meteorology took place in Paris under the authority of the French Ministry of Environment, from May 29th to May 30th . The two days aimed to explain how the world respond to climate change. It is also an opportunity to understand climate data.
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Ashrafi Zaki, a meterologist from the Egyptian climate authority who was part of the Egyptian Delegation during the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris explained in an interview how his country is working to raise awareness on climate change and agriculture. Egypt authorities promote climate information through a strategy: a training workshop available for journalists. Journalists are trained on how to understand the weather forecast.
Egypt meteorology authority integrates the youth in a programme known as the “Cairo Action talk”. For Mr Zaki, around 120 young people are part of this programme based on tourism, health and the impact of climate change.
Listen to the interview.