Saving Swamps in East Africa

4 months ago
Infonile Editors

InfoNile is marking World Water Day 2019 with 4 original multimedia stories on innovative solutions that are working to conserve…

The Dark Side of Sudan’s Oil

Decades of oil drilling in West Kordofan province was linked to water contamination, environmental changes and health effects for citizens.…

6 months ago

An Ancient River Divided

Water is becoming scarcer for the half a billion people living in Africa's Nile River basin. Will Nile countries come…

1 year ago

Swamp City

Special Project exploring how urbanization destroyed a critical Kampala wetland and why it matters. By Annika McGinnis and Fredrick Mugira

1 year ago

Global platform on disaster risk reduction: we need a drastic change of course

Africa Newsroom May 25, 2019 The impacts of climate change, associated sea level rise and extreme weather are amplifying as…

2 months ago

UK Government allocates £8 million to drought response in Somalia

Africa newsroom May 25, 2019 The UK government is providing £8 million for humanitarian support to Somalis affected by the…

2 months ago

Rising demand for sand worsens drought occurrence

Water Journalists Africa May 07, 2019 With the global demand for sand and gravel standing at 40 to 50 billion…

3 months ago

Experts root for public involvement in conservation of Ethiopia’s national parks

Wildlife conservation experts in Ethiopian are rooting for public involvement in conservation of national parks in the country to protect…

3 months ago

Combating Desertification: Awareness, National Mitigation & Innovation

By Leena Yassin This story was made possible thanks to support from InfoNile and Internews' Earth Journalism Network. Desertification is mainly a…

4 months ago

Desertification Speaks

"Everyone is fighting against me. They think I'm bad. They don't understand how desperately I want to settle." A country…

4 months ago

WASTE to WEALTH: How Kenyan farmers are bringing life back to degraded Lake Victoria swamps

A 3-year project by Ecofinder Kenya, an NGO working in the Winam Gulf wetlands around Kisumu, offered families living in…

4 months ago

Decades of wise use pay off for a Kabale wetland

Community ownership agreement in Mugandu-Buramba wetland has kept the wetland intact for 40 years while helping farmers gain livelihoods Story…

4 months ago

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