Centrally switching water heaters on and off at specific times can distribute the demand for electricity and lead to energy saving.
Social tipping interventions have the potential to pave the way for rapid change and avert climate change.
Advancements in data analytics can prevent food wastage and save farmers from significant losses along the fresh produce value chain.
Instead of allocating the Nile waters based on a fixed, perpetual water supply Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt must consider changes in weather patterns, among other factors.
Lake Victoria’s past is key to understanding its future.
Ghana needs to make use of the fact that people are environmentally conscious.
Soil and water conservation projects can create fertile farmlands and change migration patterns linked to land degradation in Burkina Faso.
Countries should promote alternatives to pesticides and more carefully examine how to prevent insect invasions in the first place
Surveys are likely to have missed multiple groups and individuals due to differences in survey techniques.
Despite more rainfall, devastating hot and dry spells are projected to become more frequent in the Upper Nile basin in the future.
The law missed the opportunity to address misuse of mineral royalties and increase transparency as well as accountability in mineral royalty management.
Building connections and grassroots efforts will sustain conservation over the long term.
Most of Kenya's biodiversity needs protecting outside protected areas in human‐dominated landscapes that are undergoing rapid change.
Smallholder farming might not be able to generate enough value on its own, but farmers still need support.
Understanding invasive trees' ecology and history is crucial to developing effective management practices.
Ethiopian researchers put together maps which show where there are soil fertility issues and whether nutrients are missing.
There needs to be more awareness of the benefits of insects as food, and support for farming and markets.
Not all droughts are the same and South Africa needs to have a targeted approach to each type.
Vulturine guineafowl were found to live in large, sexually mixed groups. These seem to have social preferences for certain other groups.
It's imperative that we understand what creates and sustains the delta for the future management of the system.
Private game farming isn't being managed in a socially or environmentally sustainable way.
The impact of climate change on agriculture and food production is clear: the sector will suffer. Here's what needs to be done.
Drought-driven humanitarian emergencies can be prevented if groundwater is reliably made available at strategic locations.
BRICS member countries can help global efforts to manage invasive species.
To break the cycle of poverty and malnutrition, the government needs to ensure that children have access to sufficient healthy food.