“For me, one of the major reasons to move beyond just the planting of trees was that I have a tendency to look at the cause of the problem. We often preoccupy ourselves with the symptoms, whereas if we went to the root cause of the problems, we could be able to overcome the problem one and for all.” Wangari Maathai
Kenya is currently facing a water shortage in major cities as the drought creeps in fervently. Nairobi, Kenya’s capital, is facing a huge water crisis as Ndakaini dam’s (the city’s water source) water level drops. Other parts of the country are experiencing extreme drought conditions. Today on the A to Z series we will discuss several ways to mitigate future water crises, food security and the effects of drought as a whole as well as several terms used.