A key issue for African countries is: how to contribute towards averting a climate disaster without compromising economic growth and development.
The latest budget shows we’re starting to cement the view that an adequate development budget is non-negotiable if Australia wants to have influence in the region.
Mega-projects tend to represent the interests of state and business elites.
If Nigeria’s public office holders behave, there’s no reason why the country can’t progress.
Nigeria must strengthen its democratic institutions and improve governance for economic development.
Ghana’s northern region would be more developed now had it received a fairer share of colonial investments.
The Supreme Court opens its 2022-2023 session with a high-profile case that has major implications for both wildlife and landowners.
The IMF sends its staff on two types of mission to member countries: to assess the state of the country’s macro economy or to assess the need for financial support.
Manufactured housing – the preferred name for what were once called mobile homes – has changed dramatically in recent decades. Three planning experts call for giving it a new look.
People feel more secure knowing there’s a levee nearby - but this can backfire, leading to more development on floodplains. Australia needs to tackle the incentives behind these risky developments.
Pacific island nations are working to secure their people and infrastructure from cyber attacks.
The recent goring of a tourist who approached within 10 feet of a bison in Yellowstone National Park is a reminder that wild animals can be dangerous and people should keep safe distances.
Remembrance for post-veteran generations involves learning about history, trying to comprehend the what, how and why and its relevance today.
Richer nations are increasingly looking to offshore their immigration processing and further their own economic and political interests at the same time.
We rely on the spatial arrangement of facial features to process faces, and wearing masks interferes with that — especially for children.
Addis may be shaping up to look like the modern city that the government wants, but it is yet to meet the needs of most residents.
Learning about sustainable development and consumption should not be limited to particular disciplines like those in the sciences and technologies.
It’s usually good news when a once-scarce species starts to recover – unless it starts getting in humans’ way. An ecologist explains how science can help predict unwelcome encounters.
Here are some ideas for dealing with existing toys, as well as the upcoming influx of new ones.
Academics reflect on books on topical issues in Nigeria that they read in 2021.