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Struggle for African penguin survival intensifies

Struggle for African penguin survival intensifies

African penguins face extinction by 2035 unless immediate conservation action is taken, warns a leading seabird conservationist.

Jenny Hill reports for the BBC.

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Process raw materials in Africa to benefit its people and environment

Process raw materials in Africa to benefit its people and environment

Africa should boost its economy and environment by processing its own raw materials, says leading environmentalist Wanjira Mathai.

Fiona Harvey reports for The Guardian.

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Zambia grapples with the fallout of climate change

Zambia grapples with the fallout of climate change

In Zambia, a country heavily reliant on rainfall, the ongoing climate crisis starkly highlights the urgent need for sustainable solutions and international support.

Georgina Gustin reports for Inside Climate News.

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Land deals in Africa prompt concerns for local communities

Land deals in Africa prompt concerns for local communities

Communities in Liberia and other African countries face potential displacement and loss of livelihood due to extensive land sales to a Dubai-based company, Blue Carbon, aimed at conservation and carbon credit sales.

Taiwo Adebayo reports for The Associated Press.

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African discoveries of natural gas pose vexing climate challenge

Senegalese President Macky Sall has said denying the country the chance to tap its reserves is “climate fanaticism.”
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Wanjira Mathai: Africa’s potential to fight climate change

Africa is in danger of becoming the epicenter of the climate crisis, but the continent also holds the potential to fight it.
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As climate change threatens Africa’s food supply, farmers innovate

Scientists, government officials and farmers are reviving neglected crops and boosting agricultural productivity in a race to cushion Africa from growing food shortages exacerbated by climate change.

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