In Niger, erosion is creating huge problems for communities that rely on local agriculture. Two students from the geography faculty in Niamey want to find sustainable solutions against desertification in Niger.
Whether in Mali, Niger or Nigeria, the nomadic Fulani herders often find themselves in conflict with farmers over scarce resources. But there is more to it than that: Often it becomes a struggle for political supremacy.
Can you imagine cycling for two days just to buy coffee or juice? Not only that - this man and his brother are also crossing one of the most dangerous borders on the planet: Sudan - South Sudan. But why? Watch below!
Orphans and widows are often the only bread-winners for their families. Now one Zimbabwean woman is empowering them to become self-efficient with her organization The Future of Hope Foundation. Her secret? Mushrooms.
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