According to the study, Karamoja region is receiving much more rain today than it used to in the past. While the amount of rainfall has increased, according to the report, the region has also had an increase in temperature because of climate Change.
According to Hellen Pulkol, the Nakapiripirit district LC V vice chairperson, the office of the Prime Minister through the Ministry of Disaster Preparedness delivered to the district 4,000kgs of maize flour and 2,000 kgs of beans to be distributed to the flood victims in Namalu Sub County.
Commodity prices in Karamoja have more than doubled following weeks of heavy rains that cut off major roads. Traders in the region are unable to easily access other areas such as Mbale, Soroti and Lira, which are the major sources of food and other items.