Bamboo Bikes from Ghana Make Global Impact

Innovators in Ghana have taken to producing environment and economic-friendly bikes made out of native bamboo.  Addressing the problems of climate change, poverty, rural-urban migration and high unemployment amongst the youth in rural Ghana, the initiative has created employment opportunities and sustainable livelihood job skills for the youth.  These bikes […]

A Great Green Wall at the edge of the desert

Environment & Energy Affairs A Great Green Wall at the edge of the desert 23 October 2014 | by Silvia Curbelo Betancort Adaptation Africa Drought EU Great Green Wall Mitigation Sustainability   Desertification and land degradation affect millions of people in the Sahel and the Sahara, home to the world’s […]

Is Cancer Related To Your Diet?

He says the CIA has shown up at his door with questions. Colleagues have warned him not to pursue his controversial research findings. One of his professional organizations considered kicking him out because of his research, and national panels that once wooed him now ignore him. (Find original story here: […]