Abraham Baffoe from Proforest stands in from of a fallen tree.
Elephant poaching does more to the surrounding ecosystem than initially thought.
Size Matters: Forest Elephants Important For Ecosystems And Humans In West Central Africa
This photo, taken outside the town of Diakhao, Senegal in March of 2018, illustrates the conditions of the Sahel during the dry season.
Elephant going through the water in Botswana
Lion populations in Africa are declining faster than we believed, according to new research.
British Ecological Society image of arid landscape
savannas need [disturbances like fire. Shutterstock
Decoding Conservation: How the lands and ecosystems that wildlife and communities depend upon are protected
As an aside, few environmentalists who are opposed to grazing animals and eating their flesh have demonstrated either the degree of embodied affection, ...
A grazier argues that this popular sentiment misses the point, and distracts us from the opportunity to adopt a diet that will restore ecosystems while ...
CAT – The effects of trophy hunting on five of Africa's iconic wild animal populations in six countries – Analysis
Impact of lions living alongside giraffe populations
An adult iguana relaxing on a tree branch. Miami, Florida. Photo by Niall
Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2018
Africa's tech ecosystems can't work like Silicon Valley, and they shouldn't try to
What the Digital Advertising Ecosystem Really Looks Like in 2018: Q&A with Oliver Whitten, COO, Adform | ExchangeWire.com
Illustration of emerging trends
Credit: CC0 Public Domain
A labourer supports a log as it is moved into a truck in an unreserved forest
AFRICA-2017: Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on NILE remains the focus
Art for "Forests Emerge as a Major Overlooked Climate Factor"
Wildebeests and zebras cross the Serengeti Plain in an annual migration.
Building the Shared Value Ecosystem in Africa – Insights from #ASVS18
Map of the potential distribution of archaic hominins, including H. erectus, H. floresiensis, H. neanderthalenesis, Denisovans and archaic African hominins, ...
Raccoon 'latrines' could have a hidden impact on ecosystems
In Africa, ecotourism can be both a blessing and a curse. To meet its stated goals, it must direct its profits towards local communities.
An illustration of a jaguar peeking through plants in a jungle
The Startup Ecosystem in Africa Is Thriving – These Tech Stories Are Here to Prove It
Hippos observed a remote-controlled boat used to measure water chemistry in hippo pools. Credit: Amanda Subalusky
Day Zero on the back of drought in Southern Africa: Lessons for the future
Deforestation Effects on Ecosystems
Article 11 minute read March 28, 2018
Yellowstone's wolves are back, but they haven't restored the park's ecosystem. Here's why.
Elephants play against a hazy sky.
Congratulations for the regional winners
Figure 1: Worldwide distribution of mountain lands.
Tropical forests in the Congo for example have exceptionally high animal and plant species. Shutterstock
Living in a Landscape of Fear: How Predators Impact an Ecosystem
2018's global heat wave is so pervasive it's surprising scientists
The Positive and Negative Impacts of Ecotourism on African Wildlife - BookAllSafaris.com
Forests are vital to our Earth. Trees purify our air, filter our water, prevent erosion, and act as a buffer against climate change.
As a Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa (MIIA) community along with our partners we are on a mission to use exponential technologies such as ...
An ecosystem community is defined by all the different populations of species co-existing in
An area of the Amazon rainforest which has been slashed and burned stands next to a
Lucy Reading-Ikkanda/Quanta Magazine, adapted from Abigail L. S. Swann et al doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aaba0f
What Are the Impacts of Humans on Grassland Biomes
We are exceeding Earth's carrying capacity. Denying it is suicidal.
Most areas across the world were warmer between 1999-2008, compared to 1940-
Despite climate change, Africa can feed Africa
Climate change: time to stop, think and do!
Wind turbines out at sea (Sandra Hausman)
Smallholder farmer in East Africa.
The most effective individual steps to tackle climate change aren't being discussed
Insurance beyond digital: The rise of ecosystems and platforms
Map of Africa showing the share of population without access to electricity
An artist's depiction of a woolly mammoth
Sangeeta Das, 6, collects dried leaves that her mother will use as cooking fuel
This 2018 edition features national data from 2014, the latest year available from the United Nations. You can also view results at ...
Animals that cannot adapt to changing environments are in danger. Photo: Brian Dewey
We often fall into the trap of making broad sweeping assumptions about people and places based on our preconceived notions of an what we consider is an ...
The environmentThe known unknowns of plastic pollution
Why indigenous people are key to protecting our forests
Embracing the BRI ecosystem in 2018
In 2014, commercial hunting was banned and the country's conservation policies are leading the way in the battle to protect the continent's wildlife.