Kenya to take economic hit from rising temperatures

Extremely high humidity caused by climate change is more likely to be a precursor to the effects of mental health.

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What you need to know:

  • A predictive research model shows that rising temperatures in the country will negatively affect the economy.
  • Study, notes that Kenya’s economy could shrink by about 9.1 per cent by 2050 should the average global temperatures rise beyond 1.5 degrees Celsius.
  •  A study of the economic impact of climate change on vulnerable countries report was released during the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) in Glasgow.

A predictive research model shows that rising temperatures in the country will negatively affect the economy.

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