Two young game developers from Ghana want to tackle e-waste with the help of "edutainment." They're developing an augmented reality game that takes players right to the heart of Ghana's e-waste problem with the aim of inspiring change.
Thousands of waste pickers trawl for scrap metal at a huge, smoldering electronic waste dump in Ghana each day. In the process, they're damaging their health and the environment. One project is trying to change that.
DW Director General Peter Limbourg sees many ways how the youth can change the continent for the better – African startups, African initiatives and African ideas.
Eddy Micah Jr. originally hails from Accra, Ghana and joined DW in 2017. He is one of the hosts of the AfricaLink radio program.
Water pollution, deforestation and wasted energy are problems all over the world. African students are working to solve them, and they're exchanging ideas with Germany to do it.
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