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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.

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.

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.

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.
Lake Qarun in Egypt. (photo: | ISS015-E-29761) Lake Qarun in Egypt. (photo: | ISS015-E-29761) Lake Qarun in Egypt. (photo: | 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.
Simon Mugisha, the winner of the Nile Media Awards 2017 in the TV category. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
The Nile Media Awards 2017
Recognising excellent reporting
2.02.2018  |  Society
The Niles Issue 10: Nile Media Awards 2017 (photo: The Niles)
Nile Media Awards 2017 Issue
A river that forgets its source will eventually dry up...
2.02.2018  |  Society
The opening ceremony of the fifth Nile Basin Development Forum in Kigali, October 23, 2017. (photo: The Niles | Nik Lehnert)
Nile Basin Development Forum 2017
‘Investing in Nile Cooperation for a Water Secure Future’
23.10.2017  |  Society