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Firewood; Is Uganda burning its way to extinction?

Black carbon produced by firewood amounts to 1.6 billion tonnes of CO2, making it the single most largest cause of climate warming.

Moving African rhinos: what it takes to translocate an endangered species

Rhino translocations have become a critical tool in the arsenal for the protection of these endangered animals. Recently, 30 white rhinos were flown into Rwanda from South Africa and introduced into the Akagera National Park, in what was the single largest rhino translocation.

Rice farmers in Kenya utilize ocean tides to boost production.

Rice farmers in Ozi, Kenya have mastered the art of accessing water, which, alongside the availability of certified seeds, has seen them cashing from the venture throughout the year.

Africa faces an uphill battle against western emissions to combat climate change

By Margaret KadiriLecturer in Physical Geography, King’s College London The UN climate summit COP26, held in November 2021, focused the world’s

Time and trauma: what fetching water costs women and girls in Nairobi’s informal settlements

By Anindita Sarkar , Associate professor, University of Delhi Fetching water is usually a “women’s affair”, as has been documented

Agriculture in Egypt adapts to the pandemic

During the pandemic, new irrigation systems were developed to replace the flood irrigation system in more than 237,000 acres in Egypt.

COP26 pledges developing climate-resilient and low-carbon health systems a win, but only if more countries commit.

The 50 countries that committed to developing climate-resilient and low-carbon health systems at the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP26) are not enough to create a more significant global impact. More countries need to commit and health systems must be part of the solution by reducing carbon emissions and using more renewable energy.

A climate center empowers East African women to address climate change

Women Climate Centers International is helping women access climate change information that has already been broken down for easy understanding at the community level.  

Mother Nature – Spoken Word

A poem for mother earth by Mukisa Godfrey I was born in the lightBefore the incomparable beauty of natureTo be