Huge quantities of dry leaves are collected and burned in India – a problem for the environment. But Aditi Deodhar has found a better solution. People who have leaves to dispose of can use an app to find others who will mulch and compost them.
This week, nature meets culture! We get creative with a Nigerian artist, discover scrap metal sculptures in Kenya, admire eco furniture in Europe, and dance to environmental rap in Ghana!
On this week's Eco Africa, we check out efforts to save nature's waste-collectors, the vulture, a start-up boosting biodiversity with compostable confetti and an eco-friendly floating neighborhood.
This week on Eco Africa we learn how to turn plastic trash into marble, follow a conservation group saving rhinos from becoming the target of poachers and meet an artist who uses his work to campaign for the oceans.
As city populations soar, it might seem like there isn't much room for trees. But ecologists say these climatic powerhouses are an often overlooked solution to the health and environmental issues greater density brings.
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