Author: Ada Amadi

A change of climate is a good thing: invest in a sustainable Africa

[Ada Amadi is a research funding officer working within higher education. She was a student on the City, University of London Writing for Business short course in October-December 2019. Ada wrote this blog as part of a homework/in-class exercise on that course.]

If headlines are to be believed we are currently in a climate emergency.

Rising temperatures, floods and potentially irreversible environmental damage are but a few of the known effects of climate change.

Climate change is the 13th UN sustainable development goal (SDG) and over the past year it has made regular headlines.

Developing countries, like those on the African continent, have been hit the hardest. Government policy makers agree that something needs to be done. Surely now is the time for us to act.