[QODLink]
Africa

Ugandan malaria attributed to global warming

Uganda's malaria experts believe steady flow of malaria patients is due to global warming.
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2012 11:34

As environmental policy makers meet in Doha for the UN Climate Change Conference, global warming is impacting the entire planet.

In East Africa, it is being blamed for the spread of malaria.

Al Jazeera's Malcolm Webb reports from Kabale.

38

Source:
Al Jazeera
Topics in this article
People
Country
City
Organisation
Featured on Al Jazeera
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Featured
Long-standing dispute over Christian use of the word 'Allah' raises concerns about a very un-Merry Christmas.
The threat posed by ISIL has prompted thousands of young Kurds to join the PKK.
Baja California - with its own grim history of disappeared people - finds a voice in the fight against violence.
Russian feminist rockers fight system holding 700,000 - the world's largest per capita prison population after the US.
Weeks of growing protests against Muslims continue in Dresden with 15,000 hitting the streets last Monday.