Environment

​Climate change evident in Cape storm and Knysna fires
​Climate change evident in Cape storm and Knysna fires
The mother of all storms. The worst drought in a century. More intense fires than any in living memory. The...
Trump doesn’t change Africa’s climate change calculus
Trump doesn’t change Africa’s climate change calculus
Africans and people from many other poorer nations will die because of United States President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris...
Where to begin: Trump, the Paris Agreement and Africa's poverty
Where to begin: Trump, the Paris Agreement and Africa's poverty
Where do you start in understanding both the poverty of Africa, and Donald Trump pulling out of the Paris accord on climate change.
Cities face 8 degrees of warming
Cities face 8 degrees of warming
Cities have always been hotter than the countryside. Concrete and tar soak up and exacerbate heat. Trees, which do the opposite thing, are replaced...
Climate change will worsen flooding in SA's coastal cities
Climate change will worsen flooding in SA's coastal cities
In the next 13 years, coastal cities will face “catastrophic” floods twice as often as they do now because of rising sea levels, according to new...
Big boost in jobs in renewable energy sector worldwide with 10-million now employed
Big boost in jobs in renewable energy sector worldwide with 10-million now employed
Nearly 10-million people worldwide were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, double the number of people working on building solar and...
​Spekboom can fix ecosystems, create jobs and suck up CO2 – if SA gets a carbon tax
​Spekboom can fix ecosystems, create jobs and suck up CO2 – if SA gets a carbon tax
Spekboom was meant to be the ultimate symbol of sustainable development, a plant...
Extreme flooding to double along the coastline
Extreme flooding to double along the coastline
In the next 13 years, coastal cities such as Durban and Cape Town will face “catastrophic” floods twice as often as they do now because of rising...
The shifting geography of cholera
The shifting geography of cholera
El Niño brings drought to the southern hemisphere and floods to its northern counterpart.
​Air pollution drives mental trauma
​Air pollution drives mental trauma
The air that they breathe kills about 20 000 South Africans each year. The number of those who struggle to breathe, sleep and exercise as a result of...

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