Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_issues_in_Africa

Environmental issues in Africa are caused by anthropogenic effects on the African natural environment and have major impacts on humans and nearly all forms of endemic life. Issues include desertification, problems with access to safe water supply, population explosion and fauna depletion. These issues are ultimately ...

www.africanexponent.com/post/8304-poor-governance-corruption-and-insecurity-major-problems-confronting-africa

Apr 5, 2017 ... The African continent has some of the highest averages for fertility rates and population growth in the world. The statistics alone paint quite a huge scale of challenge now and years to come. While the average world fertility rate is 2.5 children per woman, in Africa it is 4.7 children per woman. The current ...

nationalinterest.org/blog/the-buzz/6-issues-watch-africa-2016-14780

Jan 1, 2016 ... While they could certainly affect the lives of millions of Africans, these issues could also have serious implications for international politics. 1. ... where many in the opposition believe that President Joseph Kabila is pursuing a policy that would allow him to retain power after his current term ends in 2016. 2.

providencemag.com/2016/01/six-challenges-facing-africa-2016

Jan 20, 2016 ... Marked by clear-eyed honesty and modest optimism, this report provides valuable points of reference as we consider the relationship between America and Africa after Obama. It identifies key challenges in six areas that require serious action. Challenge #1: Africa's current economic growth rate is far too ...

answersafrica.com/problems-africa.html

What goes through your mind when you hear the word Africa? I'm sure that for most people, including fellow Africans, they think of it as a place where nothing good can come from. Foreigners have often referred to Africa as a black continent , not because the inhabitants are black but because of the persistent problems ...

www.globalyoungvoices.com/fast-news-blog/2016/5/5/top-challenges-facing-africa-today

May 3, 2016 ... In addressing all these continental issues, the new AU will require working with several new leaders across Africa since several key elections are taking place in 2016, including Uganda, Chad, Central African Republic and Ghana. However, such changes could also offer opportunities for building on the ...

www.africa-confidential.com/current-issue

6 days ago ... Africa Confidential, politics, economics, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, IMF, HIPC, United Nations, South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, debt nations, UN, military, oil, gold, diamonds, arms, mercenary, mercenaries, current, foreign affairs, Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, ...

www.globalissues.org/issue/83/conflicts-in-africa

This article explores why Africa has been largely ignored and what some of the root causes of the problems are. .... have been numerous factors contributing to problems such as the the diamond connection, the gross abuses committed by both rebel and government forces, and the problems of the current peace treaty.

www.nytimes.com/section/world/africa

Find breaking news, world news, multimedia and opinion on Africa from South Africa, Egypt, Ethiopia, Libya, Rwanda, Kenya, Morocco, Zimbabwe, Sudan and Algeria. ... A veteran reporter who was in the country when Robert Mugabe first took power sees disturbing parallels with the current moment of hope and joy.