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El Nino weather: Worries grow over humanitarian impact

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondente

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El Nino has contributed to making 2015 the warmest year on record and will continue to influence temperatures in 2016

Ten of millions of people will face hunger, water shortages and disease in 2016 as the impacts of a powerful El Nino linger into 2016.

  • The strongest El Nino weather cycle on record is likely to increase the threat of hunger and disease for millions of people in 2016, aid agencies say. Read more.