Welcome to Weather-Above
Climate change is not just an environmental issue - it's a threat to people living in poverty.


Droughts hit Niger more and more often, exhausting the land and making the lives of nomads increasingly difficult.
There is little doubt that global warming caused by human activity is already happening, and while rich nations contribute most to climate change through greenhouse gas emissions, poor communities struggle the most to adapt to its devastating effects.

Tearfund works with communities already facing more frequent floods and droughts, declining crop yields and water scarcity. Tearfund is involved because God calls us to care for creation and to defend the rights of those who are materially poor

Droughts hit Niger more and more often, exhausting the land and making the lives of nomads increasingly difficult.
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Climate change and disasters: an introduction
Sharron Hardwick, Tearfund Voluntary
Media Officer - Pembrokeshire