What do you do if your community has a garbage problem? Omar Islam Ali is teaching young people in his town of Lamu in Kenya that one man's waste is another man's building material!
This week on Eco Africa we look into the impact of global textile production for the fashion industry, visit a clothing bank helping women in South Africa and see how to make hair extensions out of natural sisal.
This week on Eco Africa we see how to make concrete out of cassavas peels, look into bubbles that can intercept plastic in rivers to prevent it from reaching the oceans and follow an environmental activist in Uganda.
This week on Eco Africa we see how to turn barrels into efficient composters for people in the city, visit new sustainable homes in one of South Africa's townships and see how one island is preparing for rising waters.
This week, we meet conservationists protecting an endangered bird in South Africa, visit a solar-powered school in Nigeria and discover how one man fought the odds to bring clean, safe water to Kenya's Kibera slum.
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