Africa’s tropical forests support at least 100 million people and play a vital role in combating climate change. But they are under threat from agricultural production. Urgent cooperation...
As taxi-driving apps become more popular, women are becoming empowered to become self-employed drivers.
Women across the continent are more likely to be in informal employment relative to men. This can change if women's economic empowerment is prioritized by government policies and family n...
Increasing tree cover naturally stabilizes soil erosion and helps increase nutrient availability.
With growth forecast at 8.5% this year, Ethiopia’s economy is strong. But the country still has to deal with civil unrest and drought.
Shining a light on the issue of universal electrification.
Celebrities Naomi Campbell and Rihanna have shown their support for the youngsters on social media.
Prolonged dry spells in a southern region of Mauritania have depleted grazing land have forced pastoralists to travel ever longer distances to search for food and water for their herds.
Battling against a tide of violence and sexism, these male police officers are making a statement about what a 'real' man is.
The African Continental Free Trade Area could create $6.7 trillion of consumer and business spending.
A strong society rests upon safety, security and trust in the law. Businesses must go above and beyond to ensure it is upheld.
Planting trees can increase land productivity as well as increase food security, allowing Rwandans to grow their own produce to sell.
African women have been called “a powerful untapped economic force” and will be absolutely integral in addressing the development challenges Africa faces.
At least half of the world's fastest-growing economies are in Africa, and there's no sign it's slowing down.
Scientists have used ground-penetrating laser technology to find a long-buried South African city just outside of Johannesburg.