- South Africa: MTN Faces 2021 U.S. Court Date for Allegedly Assisting Taliban Terrorism in Afghanistan(Daily Maverick)
- Africa: Digital Vigilantism and Cybercrime - Lessons from South Africa and Kenya(ISS)
- Namibia: Telecom Appoints New Chief Executive(Namibia Economist)
- Nigeria: Misrepresentation of 5G May Delay the Approval - Board(Premium Times)
- Namibia: Shanapinda Gets the Nod At Telecom(New Era)
- Namibia: Shanapinda Lands Telecom Top Job(Namibian)
- Tanzania: How Social Media Became a Playground for Civic Dialogue(Citizen)
- Nigeria: 9Mobile Backs Nigerian Woman Entrepreneur On World Bank SDGs Award(Vanguard)
- Ghana: Facebook Oversight Board Begins Accepting Appeals(Ghanaian Times)
- South Africa: Vodacom Whistle-Blowers Rally Around Please Call Me Inventor(Daily Maverick)
Africa: These Indigenous Educators Are Bringing Western and Native Science Together in the Classroom
By meshing laboratory science with Traditional Ecological Knowledge, college professors aim to cultivate better environmental decision makers - and decisions. Read more »
Africa: Explainer - What Is a Tipping Point, and Why Should I Care?
Our ability to understand and act thoughtfully around this single concept could determine the fate of life on Earth. Read more »
Africa: Pandemic Has Revealed Cracks in Foundation of Conventional Conservation Funding. What Should We Do Instead?
With Covid-19 upending conventional sources of conservation funding, conservationists are rethinking how to fund their work. Read more »
Africa: Govts Must Support a Just Transition for Oil Workers and Their Communities
As demand for fossil fuel plummets, education, job creation and other support is critical to save millions of oil industry employees and their communities from collapse. Read more »
Africa: A Study of Nearly 700 Studies Makes It Clear - Environmental Injustice Is Rampant Around the World
The coronavirus pandemic and resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement have many environmentalists paying attention to the inextricable links between marginalized peoples and… Read more »
Africa: Our Old Cellphones, Computers and Appliances Are a Bigger Problem Than Ever. Here's What We Need to Do.
Some things we're glad to see grow: trees, children, our bank account balance, goodwill. But other things, not so much. Read more »
Africa: We're Flying Less. and Wild Places That Count On Tourism Dollars Are Starting to Take a Hit.
Rincon del Mar, a beachside hamlet on Colombia's Caribbean coast, is part of a burgeoning industry that is helping to turn the tide for the country's peacetime economy and its… Read more »
Africa: Cobalt Is Critical to the Renewable Energy Transition. How Can We Minimize Its Social and Environmental Cost?
Demand for cobalt is expected to soar in coming years as electric vehicles take to roads everywhere. Read more »
November 26, 2019
Africa: What to Expect From the UN's Cop 25 Climate Change Conference
In 2015, 195 countries adopted an international treaty aiming to limit global warming to less than 2 °C (3.6 °F) above average preindustrial temperatures in order to avert… Read more »
November 20, 2019
Africa: How Do We Convince Climate Change Deniers? That's the Wrong Question.
Instead of wasting time trying to convert opponents, we should invest it in motivating passive allies to act. Read more »
March 26, 2019
Africa: As Palm Oil Production Ramps Up in Africa, Communities Work to Avoid Problems Plaguing Other Regions
For many, palm oil has become synonymous with environmental devastation in Southeast Asia. Can palm oil production in Africa follow a more sustainable path forward? Read more »
March 14, 2019
Africa: If You Are Flying, You Should Be Buying Carbon Offsets
Air travel has a gigantic carbon footprint. And, contrary to popular belief, carbon offsets do make a difference. Read more »
December 27, 2018
Africa: From Venomous Snails to Sunsetting Solar Panels, a Look At Our Top Stories of 2018
This past year was filled with troubling environmental stories, from devastating hurricanes and deadly wildfires to the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on… Read more »