Sandra Megens • 28 February 2024

Many issues concerning the effects and uncertainties surrounding the drought in the region were raised at the UNCCD/CLP event launch (30 January 2024). There are several voices regarding what this phenomenon means. Especially the several concepts of drought that are prevalent in the area. There are only two major ones at this time—the hydrological drought and the meteorological drought. In light of this brief meditation and the setting of a people that is so spread and diverse in terms of culture in Latin America.  Here are some of the important reflections on this event,