Ten years ago, 140,000 giraffes lived in Africa. Now, their number has dropped dramatically, by almost half - to just 80,000. Poachers hunt them for their meat.
On this week's eco@africa, we visit Zimbabwe, where textile waste is being turned into stationery, check out efforts to save Manta rays, and meet kids in South Africa who are learning about nature through photography.
On this week's eco@africa, we check out an innovative net that harvests water from fog, visit one of the largest ape conservation projects in Africa, and meet an eco hero trying to save Nigeria's wildlife.
Officials have announced that 13 monkeys have died in a fire at the Woburn Safari Park in England. The blaze followed a fire at London Zoo that killed an aardvark and four meerkats.
Driving across Namibia can be tricky, but the reward is inspiring landscapes. With environmental protection written into its constitution, Namibia is an ideal destination in the UN's year of sustainable tourism.
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