Tag Archives: Climate Change

Refilling shrinking Lake Chad may help quell Boko Haram

The Sunday Times – PUMPING billions of cubic metres of water into a vanishing African lake sounds like a fanciful way of weakening one of the world’s most brutal terrorist groups.

Kew’s Great Green Wall to hold back Saharan terror

The Sunday Times – IT IS A long way from Kew Gardens to the southern edges of the Sahara desert. Yet scientists from the botanical garden are helping to plant a 5,000-mile wall of trees across Africa.