# Environmental campaigning organisation, Greenpeace Africa draws attention to the alarming increase in floods, droughts, heatwaves and wildfires in Africa. The organisation says these factors, caused by climate change in various regions, has led to fatalities, destruction, and displacement. Greenpeace emphasises the need to understand climatic zones to protect properties and mitigate the impact on health. The organisation says exposure to extreme heat can lead to cardiovascular and respiratory diseases, with increased risks for individuals living with asthma in very cold or hot temperatures.
Climate change in Africa has an impact on the choice of where to live