When it's finished, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will be Africa's largest hydroelectric plant. But not everyone is happy about its construction.
Rape, domestic violence, forced marriages: A new study shows the effects of climate change are leading to an increase in violence against girls and women in many corners of the world.
Indigenous ideas of nature are gaining a foothold in mainstream legal systems by making rivers, forests and even rice legal persons. Can rights of nature laws protect ecosystems?
On this week's Eco Africa, we see how a new app is helping to find abandoned and fertile fields for farmers in Ivory Coast and learn how to turn coconut waste into charcoal in Kenya.
Gabriel and Neil go green, taking an open-minded, relevant and entertaining approach to various environmental issues.
DW's half-hour radio show and podcast brings you environment stories from around the globe.
Experts explain to DW why giving cows good quality grass is better for the climate — and is a challenge in Africa.
As sea levels rise, a rich ecosystem off the North Sea coast is at risk of disappearing.
As air travel becomes ever more popular, the environment stands to suffer. What's the solution?
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