The Nepalese government wants to build a new airport, but the plan involves cutting down millions of trees.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent state visit to Nepal marked the "beginning of a new era" in bilateral relations, both nations said. As China intensifies its presence in Nepal, concerns in India grow.
Xi Jinping has become the first Chinese president to visit Nepal since 1996. Sandwiched between regional titans India and China, the mountainous country is increasingly looking to Beijing for investment.
On this week's Eco Africa, we visit the only Mountain Bongo antelope breeding program in the world trying to save the species, Burkina Faso's plastic weavers and replanting ebony trees in Cameroon.
The art installation of 299 trees in a stadium aims to draw attention to the fragility of forests, but right-wing populists misappropriated the project for their election campaign. DW asked artist Klaus Littmann why.
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