Southern Africa

 
The trouble with indiscriminate tree-planting in Africa
The trouble with indiscriminate tree-planting in Africa
On July 25 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed picked up a spade and started to dig a hole. When he was finished, he gently lowered...
Africans flock, rather than take flight
Africans flock, rather than take flight
What is it that Southern Africans do when the going gets tough? And when it stays tough? And when it is tough generation after generation? And when...
The quest for the (vaginal) ring
The quest for the (vaginal) ring
The HIV prevention tablet is now available in South Africa. But, as the Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism reports, popping a pill...
Walk the talk against GBV
Walk the talk against GBV
Mr President, November 25, the International Day of No Violence Against Women, marks the start of the Sixteen Days of Activism on Gender-Based...
Earth faces climactic moment
Earth faces climactic moment
Twelve years — that’s how long we have to make fundamental changes to the way we do things. Fail and, by 2030, the world will be locked...
What Southern Africa can learn from other countries about adapting to drought
What Southern Africa can learn from other countries about adapting to drought
Rainfall in South Africa is naturally highly variable with total amount of precipitation very different between years and across the country. Total annual...
Zimbabweans go hungry as drought hammers southern Africa
Zimbabweans go hungry as drought hammers southern Africa
Even in the best of times, life is harsh in Siyagijima, a desolate village in southwest Zimbabwe. After the worst regional drought in nearly a...
So near yet so far: The quest for press freedom in Southern Africa
So near yet so far: The quest for press freedom in Southern Africa
This year's Word Press Freedom Day provides a unique opportunity to take stock of the progress, or lack of it, made towards attaining press freedom...
[Video]The bigger picture
[Video]The bigger picture
The world's biggest conservation area is taking shape in Southern Africa: by managing areas as whole systems, Africa will be able to adapt to a climate change.

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