The Republic of Congo is taking a major step towards protecting its valuable rainforest.
Countries party to the CITES subsequently voted against demoting Namibia’s white rhinos from Appendix I to Appendix II
Just like the Amazon, the forests of the Congo Basin absorb tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) in trees and peat marshes
"We are delighted that this partnership gets us one step closer to prevent extinction of the northern white rhinos"
Omo forest, with proximity to Lagos, is one of the last patches of pristine rainforest left in Nigeria
An agriculture ministry report said 63,700 animals died in 2018 because of deteriorating grazing conditions brought on by dry weather
The spread of the invasive species of fast-growing plant is damaging transport links in Nigeria's economic capital
Egypt's rebounding tourism sector threatens the fragile marine ecosystem.