If resilience efforts don't consider justice issues, they will end up making those who are the most in need the least resilient.
Sound wildlife management is incredibly important, and could enhance the conservation status of large carnivores like the leopard, which has recently been listed as a vulnerable species.
Unless they trust climate change programmes, communities will continue to plunder forests rendering such interventions redundant.
New research helps us understand how and why spotted hyenas are able to survive exposure to pathogens that kill other species.
Bike lanes in South Africa were meant to encourage commuter cycling and ease congestion but in Johannesburg the initiative garnered more outrage than support.
Rwanda is powering ahead with peat. The country hopes that the opening of two peat power plants will add to the current power mix.
The UN Sustainable Energy initiative has set the goal of ensuring sustainable energy for all by 2030. However, the international community still can't overcome the problem of energy access.
New, fascinating observations about the behaviour of wild chimpanzees showed that they can apply a complex technique to access honey.
Eight Tanzanians have been arrested in Malawi after looking into a uranium mine. They say the country has no right to flout the rule of law and to harass groups acting in the public interest.
South Africa's energy sector is perhaps at its most fluid and unpredictable stage it has ever been in.
Nigeria needs a collaborative approach involving voluntary partnerships between the state, an international development agency, the business sector and civil society to solve its problems.
Scientists in Argentina have discovered a frog that glows in moonlight and at twilight.
It is essential to maintain global food supply, but the clock is ticking.
Urban consumers in Africa are rapidly growing and they are demanding high quality, pesticide free food.
South Africa did a brilliant job of increasing access to safe water for millions of people after the first democratic elections in 1994. But it hasn't kept up the good work.
Stormwater harvesting offers an alternative water supply source. It's almost entirely untapped in South Africa and could ensure improved water security across the country.