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Africa Climate Change

Green, White, Greener: Nigeria and Its Environment at 52

Oluseyi Fayanju | Posted 12.02.2012 | Green
Oluseyi Fayanju

Despite the setbacks of the past five decades, the future trajectory of conservation, habitat protection, and other aspects of environmental health in Nigeria remains uncharted.

African Farmers Must Do More To Beat Climate Change, Study Says

Reuters | Posted 11.07.2012 | Green

* Farmers bringing in faster-growing, drought-resistant crops * More need to store water, switch to hardy crops * Afric...

Nearly 30 African Ministers Meet To Discuss Renewable Energy: 'The Potential Is Enormous'

AP | MICHAEL CASEY | Posted 09.07.2011 | Green

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Africa's growing economy and reliance on carbon-emitting energy from wood and charcoal could "exponentially" w...

Africans Blame Themselves For Climate Change, Survey Suggests

BBC News | Matt McGrath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Many Africans blame themselves for climate change even though fossil fuel emissions there are less than 4% of the global total, a new survey suggests....

Copenhagen: The Mouse that Roared at the Conference

Alemayehu G. Mariam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alemayehu G. Mariam

The "delegation of African negotiators" rumbled into Copenhagen rubbing their palms and licking their chops in the hope of reaping billions of dollars in carbon blood money and make a quick exit.