A poor harvest can lead to domestic violence, because men, who typically buy the seeds, expect a good return on their investment and could blame women for planting badly!
The droughts in eastern and southern Africa beginning in 2015 have affected tens of millions of people. These conditions will become the new normal as climate change takes its toll
In the capital Nairobi, 60% of its currently live in informal settlements, and climate change is presenting huge challenges. Innovative slum activists are building tools to deal with the effects from the bottom up
In western Africa, the Niger River reached its highest levels for more than 50 years in places, although the wet conditions also had many benefits for the chronically drought-affected Sahel