#Africa

  • Article: 2 Billion Mosquito Nets Have Officially Been Delivered Worldwide to Fight Malaria

    2 Billion Mosquito Nets Have Officially Been Delivered Worldwide to Fight Malaria

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 16, 2020

    “Insecticide-treated nets are one of the most effective tools in the fight against malaria.” Read more

  • Article: Women Rise Up to Nurture Climate Scientists in Africa

    Women Rise Up to Nurture Climate Scientists in Africa

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 13, 2020

    A new program is training African climate scientists to be leaders in their field. Read more

  • Article: A South African Maths and Science Teacher Was Just Named Teacher of the Year

    A South African Maths and Science Teacher Was Just Named Teacher of the Year

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 20, 2019

    Khangelani Sibiya’s classes are a song and dance. Read more

  • Article: Environmentalist Hope Mwanake Wants to Get Rid of Plastic and Glass Waste in Kenya

    Environmentalist Hope Mwanake Wants to Get Rid of Plastic and Glass Waste in Kenya

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 17, 2019

    The activist founded a company that turns waste into tiles for building homes. Read more

  • Article: African Civil Society Organisations Warn Leaders to Act Now at Major Climate Conference

    African Civil Society Organisations Warn Leaders to Act Now at Major Climate Conference

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 11, 2019

    Africa is responsible for less than 4% of emissions, yet it’s the most vulnerable to climate change. Read more

  • Article: How You Can Tune in to Watch Global Citizen Prize 2019 Wherever You Are

    How You Can Tune in to Watch Global Citizen Prize 2019 Wherever You Are

    Dec. 10, 2019

    The inaugural ceremony will be broadcast around the world throughout December! Read more

  • Article: Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi Is Now Miss Universe. Her Speech Has a Powerful Message for Every Girl.

    Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi Is Now Miss Universe. Her Speech Has a Powerful Message for Every Girl.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 9, 2019

    Tunzi said she wants girls to see themselves reflected in her. Read more

  • Article: This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    From Beautiful News|Dec. 4, 2019

    Othembele Dyantyi is already a force of nature. Read more