A trip to the barbershop in Lagos can often end with a power cut instead of a haircut. Now a green energy firm is offering affordable solar panels that will provide stylists with free electricity.
On this week's Eco Africa, we look at aeroponic farming in Nigeria, meet Uganda's most experienced crocodile catcher and a Zambian reporter fighting climate change, and discover Ghana's fight to save its cocoa trees.
On this week's Eco Africa, lighting up Uganda with solar power, seeing the real value in the shea trees of Burkina Faso and turning the bothersome water hyacinths of Benin into fertilizer.
On this week's Eco Africa, we learn about a new nontoxic shoe polish in Kenya, see how solar-powered taxis can help reduce pollution in cities and find out about how prisoners are helping their environment in Cameroon.
DW's half-hour radio show and podcast Living Planet makes the environment matter to you.
From intense heat waves to crumbling foundations: DW looks at the impact the climate crisis is having on global cities.
On this week's show: free-range chickens in Zimbabwe, electric taxis in Nairobi and bamboo bicycles.
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