Climate change, disease, poaching: nearly 2,500 animal species are now endangered, including the Saiga antelope and rhinoceros. In Kazakhstan and South Africa, where their numbers have shrunk drastically, Global 3000 met people trying to save them.
Strange and wonderful beasts from the saiga antelope to the snow leopard have long roamed the Central Asian wilderness. But human development and climate change are disrupting age-old migratory patterns.
Kenyan artist Kioko Mwitiki’s life-sized scrap metal sculptures won him global acclaim. He tells DW about his art's impact, scavenging and environmental challenges facing Africa as it becomes the 'factory of the world.'
A unique education project aims to restore the forests of eastern Nepal by turning villages into learning grounds and preserving indigenous knowledge on native species and habitats.
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