President Yoweri Museveni ruled Uganda for thirty years through a combination of bribery, blackmail, and brute force. Last week, he was sworn in for yet another five-year term.
Grantee Sim Chi Yin's "Rat Tribe" photos are featured in France's Le Figaro magazine.
Individual firewood collection is only one of many sources of deforestation in Tanzania, but it is one that has numerous consequences.
One year ago, Burundi's president announced he was running for a third term, which triggered a failed coup, protests and a violent crackdown. Hundreds died and at least 220,000 have left the country.
Organizations use the same ‘climate-smart’ catchphrase to convey very different ideas about certain agricultural practices, leaving many farmers confused and concerned.
In food circles today, "climate-smart" agriculture is becoming a more popular trend, but not everyone agrees with the practice.
Organizations debate the use of "climate-smart" agricultural practices, leaving many farmers confused and concerned.
Inside a seven-year effort to restore a landscape beset by desertification and drought.
Tanzania conservationists try to encourage locals to install biogas instead of collect wood for fire.
More than 100 Kenyan troops died in a January attack by terror group Al Shabaab. Last week, the group released a video of the operation. As Al Shabaab makes gains, is it also winning the propaganda war?
Searching for Mutware, Rwanda's elephant chief.
The World Bank says Kenya is growing faster than any other sub-Saharan African country. But rampant corruption is a major impediment to the country’s continued growth.