‘Nexus’ of security and climate change impacts fisherwomen on Lake Chad

5 July 2018

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed has seen first-hand how the ‘nexus’ of security and climate change is affecting the lives of poor women in the Lake Chad basin area who depend on fishing for their livelihoods.

Ms. Mohammed told Daniel Dickinson why despite the challenges, she sees reason to be hopeful for women’s empowerment in the region.

Audio Credit:
Daniel Dickinson, UN News
Audio Duration:
2'58"

 

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