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Climate Change's Grip on Mongolia Leading to Unimaginable Destruction

Mongolia faces a harsh reality. This year's dzud, a period of extreme cold and snow, has caused devastating losses of livestock, jeopardizing the livelihoods of herders and exposing the country's vulnerability to climate change. While Mongolia has long grappled with dzuds, their increasing frequency and intensity point towards a warming climate. The summer drought that preceded the dzud left pastures inadequate, further amplifying the winter's cruelty. The government must act decisively. Urgent support for herders is critical, but this crisis demands a long-term vision. Mongolia's dependence on fossil fuels needs to shift towards renewable energy sources. Investing in climate-resilient infrastructure and sustainable herding practices can safeguard Mongolia's future. This dzud is a stark warning. Ignoring climate change is not an option. By prioritizing renewable energy and building resilience, Mongolia can emerge stronger and protect its nomadic heritage for generations to come.



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  • Elizabeth Gathigia

    3 w

    This is devastating, and actions are needed urgently, we can win this war if we join our efforts together and find a long lasting solution

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    • George Kariuki

      3 w

      This is a wake up call for all of us. We need to fight climate change to protect vulnerable communities and traditions.

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      • Ann Nyambura

        3 w

        It's clear that bold, collective action is needed to confront this global challenge head-on.

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        • Rashid Kamau

          3 w

          @ann_nyambura_542 Steady measures need to be put in place to curb the climate change menaces.

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        • mary Mwihaki

          3 w

          This is so disappointing action should be taken to find a way out of the situation before its too late

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          • Rashid Kamau

            3 w

            @mary_dosarah They need to understand,time is never on our side.

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          • winnie nguru

            3 w

            There is need for urgent intervention. The government and stakeholders need to act and do so fast

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            • Rashid Kamau

              3 w

              @winnie_nguru It's an issue that needs to be dealt with ASAP!

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            • Rukia Ahmed Abdi

              3 w

              This is the sad reality about climate change. We need to to put our efforts together in action

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              • Jane Wangui

                3 w

                Immediate action should be taken so as to safe guard the future for Mongolia before it is too late.

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                • walter lungayi

                  3 w

                  @jane_wangui I strongly agree with you. WE DON'T HAVE TIME!!

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                • Edwin wangombe

                  3 w

                  it is time for all stakeholders to cooperate join hands and find a way out of this situation before it gets worse

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                  • Kevin

                    3 w

                    This is devastating for Mongolia and the authorities need to act fast

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