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What Cape Town’s Drought can Teach Other Cities about Climate Adaptation

Extreme weather events, such as Cyclone Idai that has recently devastated Beira, Mozambique, and Hurricane Harvey that hit Houston, USA, in 2017 are the...

Cyclone Idai’s Death Toll Rises to 843. Hunger Stalks Mozambique.

BEIRA, Mozambique - Hundreds of thousands of people are in need of food, water and shelter after Cyclone Idai battered Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi....

Why Kenya Must Take Control of Sand Harvesting Off Its Coast

Kenyans have taken to social media to protest against what they claim is illegal sand harvesting off Diani beach, one of the country’s most...

Amateur SA Botanist: Do Yourself a Favour and Plant a Marula...

The Marula tree (Sclerocarya birrea) is a local alternative to the Jacarandas and Madagascan Flamboyants. Jacarandas and Flamboyants are some of my pet peeves...

Joburg’s 10 Million Tree Canopy Under SERIOUS Threat. Here’s What You...

Johannesburg is famous for having one of the largest urban forests in the world, but now the South African city faces losing much of...

PHOTOS Magical Mushrooms in Barberton’s World Heritage Makhonjwa Mountains, South Africa

Once upon a time... in a beautiful forest on the magical Barberton Makhonjwa Mountains... writes Sheryn Nader who took these beautiful photographs of nature's...

Former NY Mayor Bloomberg to Forgo 2020 White House Bid, Will...

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will not seek the Democratic nomination for U.S. president in 2020 but will instead launch an effort...

WATCH: Epic Wingsuit Flight From SA’s Majestic Drakensberg

In this 14 minute video account the Red Bull Air Force takes to the skies from the Drakensberg Mountain Range in South Africa flying...

Working Towards a Clean SA

Government is set to launch a ground-breaking initiative that seeks to mobilize all South Africans to become more environmentally conscious. Dubbed the Good Green Deeds...

Cape Town Has a Plan to Manage its Water. But There...

The City of Cape Town – and southwest Africa more generally – experienced its worst drought on record between 2015 and 2018. With fresh...

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