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Quiz

Do you know how to “go green”?

MiCT The Niles
These ten questions test how well you understand what it takes to live an environmentally friendly lifestyle.
17.04.2019
Pollution

Addis Ababa choking on smog

Dagim Terefe
Ethiopia’s capital city has some of the highest carbon monoxide levels in the world. The primary driver: vehicle emissions.
10.04.2019
Pollution

Piles of problems

Elzahraa Jadallah
Waste in Khartoum, which is not being disposed of and recycled as fast as it is being produced, is heaping up around the capital and causing various environmental and health issues.
9.04.2019
Pollution

Drowning in plastic

Bullen Chol
Burning it pollutes the air, throwing it in the Nile poisons the food cycle – how a young nation is struggling with a pollutant that takes thousands of years to break down.
8.04.2019
Lake Qarun in Egypt. (photo: eol.jsc.nasa.gov | ISS015-E-29761) Lake Qarun in Egypt. (photo: eol.jsc.nasa.gov | ISS015-E-29761) Lake Qarun in Egypt. (photo: eol.jsc.nasa.gov | ISS015-E-29761)
Ecosystem destruction

Pollution threatens a historical lake

Mohamed Wadie
How irresponsible agriculture and pollution first kill the fish, then the livelihoods of the people who rely on them.
5.04.2019
Feeding, breeding, resting and nesting grounds for several species: Lake Tana. (photo: The Niles | Dominik Lehnert)
Ecosystem destruction
Keeping a wetland from turning into a wasteland
3.04.2019  |  Society
Sudan Oribis (Ourebia montana) couple. (photo: flickr.com/photos/berniedup | Bernard Dupont)
Ecosystem destruction
Diversity at risk
2.04.2019  |  Society
A tree at the shores of Lake Tana, Ethiopia. (photo: The Niles | Bullen Chol)
Resource depletion
Planting life, one tree at a time
1.04.2019  |  Society
Children in South Sudan’s Unity State, November 3, 2015. (photo: The Niles | Waakhe Simon)
Degradation drivers
Could the Nile run dry?
26.03.2019  |  Society
The Niles contributors at the shores of Lake Tana, August 2018.  (photo: The Niles | Bullen Chol)
Rethinking conservation
What price are we willing to pay?
25.03.2019  |  Society
 (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
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The Conservation Issue
25.03.2019  |  Society
The Niles in Sudan’s capital Khartoum.  (photo: The Niles | Mohamed Hilali)
Tributes to the Nile
22.03.2019  |  Society
A wetland near the shores of Lake Victoria in Kenya. (photo: InfoNile | Annika McGinnis)
Waste to wealth
22.03.2019  |  Society
The Niles journalists editorial conference in Addis Ababa, February 23, 2018. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
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Contributors
10.08.2018  |  Society
 (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
Understanding the Nile
Where is the river coming from, where does it go
10.08.2018  |  Society
Same lake, different catch: fishing techniques vary at Lake Edward. (photo: The Niles | Tuver Wundi)
Same lake, different catch
10.08.2018  |  Society
 (photo: The Niles | Waakhe Simon Wudu)
Contents
Everything is connected
10.08.2018  |  Society
Members of the local committee in Alshigeag Aljaalien show The Niles a new water tank on March 17, 2018. (photo: The Niles | Elzahraa Jadallah)
Taking matters into their own hands
A village in Sudan turns on the water tap
26.04.2018  |  Society
Water security in the Niles Basin
24 questions and answers
19.03.2018  |  Society
The Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya, September 24, 2016. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
A lifeline for people and wildlife
Could the Mara River disappear?
13.03.2018  |  Society
Children playing along the Nile in Uganda, January 11, 2018. (photo: The Niles | Esther Muwombi)
Ensuring the water’s safety
What can local people do to protect the Nile?
12.03.2018  |  Society
A project site of Lake Cyohoha ecosystem recovery programme on October 13, 2015. (photo: Green Fund Rwanda)
The impact of human activity
Is Lake Cyohoha’s biodiversity declining?
9.03.2018  |  Society
A donkey water-carriage operator in Port Sudan, December 2017. (photo: The Niles | Elzahraa Jadallah)
A long-desired dream
Can the Nile River secure Port Sudan’s water supply?
8.03.2018  |  Society
Pupils of Assay School prepared to join a brass band-led procession from Meskel Square to the UNECA Conference Centre in Addis Ababa, to mark the Nile Day on 22 February 2018. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
The Niles In Focus: Regional Nile Day 2018
Celebrating 19 years of cooperation
7.03.2018  |  Society
Water sold from the back of donkey carriages in Alhila Aljadeda, Sudan, December 2017.  (photo: The Niles | Elzahraa Jadallah)
Water Security
How much water can a donkey carry?
28.02.2018  |  Society
The ⁨Victoria Nile⁩ near Karuma, ⁨Uganda⁩, 17. December 2012. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
Water Security
8 things you didn’t know about the Nile
28.02.2018  |  Society
Sixteen The Niles correspondents from across 10 Nile Basin countries attended the MiCT The Niles workshop and editorial conference from 20. to 23. February, in Addis Ababa. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
Water Security
What is ‘The Niles’?
27.02.2018  |  Society
 (photo: picture alliance / Reuters / Tiksa Negeri)
Regional Nile Day 2018 Issue
You think of water when the well is empty...
22.02.2018  |  Society
Sylivester Domasa (left) speaks with Eng. Innocent Ntabana, the Executive Director of the Nile Basin Initiative, about the Nile Day. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
The Niles Talk
What is the Nile Day?
21.02.2018  |  Society
The Citizen printing press in South Sudan’s capital Juba, July 17, 2012. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
Timeline
The Niles print editions
14.02.2018  |  Society