| ASSIGNMENT 11 -Abilities:
What you learned
At the end of this unit you should be able
Explain desertification as a natural disaster, and discuss the various
processes involved in desertification, including ways in whichhuman activities
contribute to this natural disaster.
and describe global impacts of El Niño
three examples of human influence in the process of desertification.
the influence of human activities on desertification
between Desertification and Desertization
the causes of desertification.
the consequences of desertification
the Sahel Disaster including location and extension of the area affected,
causes of the disaster, influence on the worlds deserts.
Give an opinion on the function of the United Nations interim secretariat
for the Convention to Combat Desertification.