Water has always influenced where we live. Today, as climate change accelerates the global water crisis, the relentless increase in the movement of people around the world requires a considered response to turn crisis into opportunity.
Accra, Ghana//- Africa’s leading e-Commerce platform, Jumia has partnered with modern eco-friendly mobility facilities company Solartaxi to provide affordable and eco-friendly delivery of online orders to consumers.
Bush meat consumption is enjoying a renaissance in Ghana. Wikimedia Commons/Flickr, CC BY-NC-ND Richard Kwasi Bannor, University of Energy and Natural Resources The bushmeat trade – meat from wild animals – continues to soar, mainly in unregulated and illegal markets worldwide. Ghana is one such market. One reason is that it’s a source of income […]
The Special Advisor to the Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, has called on governments of the western world that make up the G20, to make the African Union (AU) one of its members, just like it did to the European Union (EU), a bold statement many had thought should have come […]
Women from the Tana River delta carrying water. SIMON MAINA/AFP via Getty Images Rhosanna Jenkins, University of East Anglia Kenya’s Tana River – the longest in the country – snakes through a river basin which encompasses a huge range of ecosystems, from lush forests along the upper reaches of the river on the slopes of […]
Climate action is gaining momentum. Since the 2015 Paris Agreement, countries have intensified climate action and many have committed to reach net zero emissions by 2050, meaning that any additional carbon emissions will be offset completely by carbon emissions withdrawn from the atmosphere.
New fossil evidence reveals more about how African bush elephants’ ancient ancestors moved about a South African landscape. Gunter Nuyts/Shutterstock Charles Helm, Nelson Mandela University Hundreds of thousands of years ago, South Africa’s Cape south coast looked very different. Some of the species that roamed this area are now extinct; others evolved over the millennia […]