The Sahel has been battered by drought due to climate change.
Africa feeling the heat of climate change

Affected countries require funds to build more resilient and climate-smart economies

An administrative building at the new Diamniadio industrial park in Dakar, Senegal. Photo: Reuters/Nellie Peyton
Urban growth a boon for Africa’s industrialization

The 2017 Economic Report on Africa calls for harnessing urban growth

Salva Dut (left) pumps water from one of the boreholes he has helped drill in South Sudan. Photo: Water for South Sudan
How South Sudan’s ‘lost boy’ brought water to his village

Salva Dut, a former refugee, has helped drill 300 boreholes in his country