Lesotho is well endowed with relatively abundant water resources. Economically, Lesotho depends on it’ water resources to create revenue for the country through the Lesotho…
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African environmental issues are caused by anthropogenic effects on the African natural environment and have major impacts on humans and nearly all forms of endemic life.
The UNEP found that a full 28 percent of Africa’s disease burden is a result of environmental factors like contaminated water, which causes diarrheal disease, and air pollution, which causes respiratory illness.
There is a huge list of environmental issues in Africa, which is turning out to be a threat to the global environmental condition. Some of the aspects of these issues are discussed in the article below, along with some measures which need to be taken.
African environmental issues 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 linked to over-population in Africa, as well as on a global scale.
Ethiopian Electric Corporation said the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will start generating 750 MW out of the two completed units by August 2021. The…