African youth and civil society Position Paper: Post 2020 Biodiversity Framework, October 13, 2020

The humanity is causing a catastrophic loss of species and exacerbating already dangerous levels of climate change. Over the past two decades, the number of endangered species and the rate of ecosystem degradation have increased […]

African youth and civil society declaration and roadmap against covid19 and pandemics for a green growth recover in Africa and the world May 31, 2020 – Africa

Without healthy nature people will not survive. The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the need for governments and the international community to focus more on health, environment, climate, land degradation and human security issues. African Network […]

Call for applications: Open Dialogues on Climate Change

Hello everyone! The application to become an organizer of the Open Dialogues on Climate Change is still open! Join the global movement and help us make all voices heard! Are you interested in becoming an […]

Achieving mitigation and adaptation to climate change through sustainable agroforestry practices in Africa

Introduction Agroforestry is one of the most conspicuous land use systems across landscapes and agroecological zones in Africa. With food shortages and increased threats of climate change, interest in agroforestry is gathering for its potential […]

Children and Armed Conflict Monthly Update – November 2020

Recommendations to the Security Council CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC (CAR) Anti-balaka local defense militias, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), and the former Séléka coalition are each listed in the Secretary-General’s (SG) 2020 annual report S/2020/525 on children and […]

COVID-19 pandemic – an African perspective

ABSTRACT The recently emerged novel coronavirus, “severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2)”, caused a highly contagious disease called coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The virus was first reported from Wuhan city in China in December, 2019, […]