"I love my job because it involves environmental protection...By protecting the environment, we protect ourselves, our families, our country and the world at large." Rubenezangabo Telesphore, Soft Packaging Company
On this week's Eco Africa, we check out zero-emission electric safari vehicles in Kenya, protecting turtles in Ivory Coast, and a sustainable alternative to plastic bags in Uganda.
"Climate change, environment protection, all those things I'm into, aren't...well celebrated here because the average person in this part of the world is more interested in survival." – Musician Stanley Aneto, Nigeria
Racing to meet an EU recycling target, the waste market in Poland is booming. But Warsaw is increasingly fed up with illegally imported foreign waste, much of it from the UK.
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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