Our project has released a research report, produced by Jennifer Nnopuechi (Masters Program in Global Studies, University of Gothenburg), on “The History of Recent Droughts in Africa (1980-2020). Consequences, Responses and Lessons Learned“. It includes an introduction on Climate Change, environmental disasters and the case of Africa; a timeline with dates and figures of drought in Africa since 1980; a historical overview of drought in Africa, reported causes and consequences; and an overview of global, continental and national responses to drought episodes in Africa.
Nnopuechi, Jennifer. 2021. The History of Recent Droughts in Africa (1980-2020). Consequences, Responses and Lessons Learned. Research Report, University of Gothenburg.