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Teff: The Healthy Sustainable Superfood

Teff is a small fine grain native to Ethiopia (and now in other regions) that's nutrient-dense, gluten-free, and sustainable. Here's a look at what makes this grain a superfood, plus its health and sustainability benefits
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Africa Tempted by $1 Billion Solar Investment from India

India is to extend credit to African countries to help revolutionize solar power across the continent. The Indian Ministry for External Affairs said it would seek to support 23 solar projects in 13 countries.
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New Technology Enables Africa to Absorb Solar’s Power

A raft of Western-backed companies is helping to bring renewable energy to the remotest and poorest parts of the African continent on a novel pay-as-you-go concept.
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Drought in southern Africa points to urgent need for climate change plans

It is expected that temperatures in southern Africa will rise to between 1.5°C and 3°C due to climate change by the year 2050. This is likely to cause heavy...
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Climate change ‘hotspots’: why they matter and why we should invest in them

The consequences of climate change are already being felt all over the globe. But some regions are particularly affected. These so-called “hotspots” are areas where strong physical and ecological...
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COP22 sets the stage for Africa to mobilise support for adaptation plans

The 22nd Session of the Conference of Parties COP22 will determine what action needs to be taken to combat climate change once the Paris Agreement comes into effect. The...
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Alternative Energy: A Miracle for Billions in Developing Nations

Most of us refer to alternative energies as those that are different from electricity. However, across the developing world, alternative energies to electricity are the only choice. Unfortunately, these usually...

Why the World Needs Clean Water (and how you can help)

The infographic below is full of astounding stats, such as:  780 million people lack access to clean water Every 30 seconds a child dies from a waterborne illness 80%...
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How Geothermal Power Could Transform East Africa

In East Africa, the lack of electricity drives the use of deadly fuels. Lacking power for cooking, the region's residents must use firewood or charcoal to heat food and water...
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Can Africa Put its Bet on Solar Energy to Support its Economic Growth?

The African Sun for Africa’s Growth Solar energy - African economies’ secret weapon. This was the headline of an article published in CNN earlier this year. It reinforced the recent...


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Does Coffee Kill Plants? The Truth About Using Coffee as a Soil Amendment and...

Find out whether coffee is harmful to plants and learn about the benefits and drawbacks of using coffee grounds as a soil amendment or fertilizer. Discover other natural fertilizers to help your plants thrive.
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7 Simple Ways to Conserve Water Around The Home

Learn how to conserve water and reduce your environmental impact with these 7 simple tips for your home. Discover practical strategies to save water and reduce your utility bills, without sacrificing your daily routine or comfort. From fixing leaks to upgrading appliances, this article offers easy solutions to help you become a more conscious consumer.
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Living Off the Grid: 16 Brilliant Hacks You Should Know Now!

Looking to live off the grid? Check out our article for 16 brilliant hacks to make your off-grid lifestyle easier and more sustainable. From alternative energy sources to water conservation methods, we've got you covered. Start living your off-grid dream today!

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4 Simple Ways to Unclog a Drain Without Harmful Chemicals

There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.
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13 Advantages Of Growing Plants Within A Greenhouse

If you’re considering growing plants inside a greenhouse, here are 13 obdurate advantages you’ll definitely like to know and utilize as well.
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The Best Dragon Fruit Protein Smoothie Recipe

Looking for a delicious and healthy way to start your day? Check out our protein-packed dragonfruit smoothie recipe! This drink is not only packed with flavor, but it also provides a number of health benefits.

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