These African environmental activists found innovative ways to help their communities – CNN Video

In Ghana, Makafui Awuku is teaching others how to repurpose plastic waste through his company, Mckingtorch Africa. Rwandan entrepreneur Yvette Ishimwe is providing affordable clean water solutions to her community.…

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Video: Tunisian migrants make desperate journey to Europe through criminal gangs – CNN Video

More than five million Ukrainians have been welcomed into Europe and given special asylum. In a stark contrast, migrants from across Africa are facing a perilous journey at the hands…

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Rwanda made the sale of skin whitening products a crime, but underground market persists

In 2018, the Rwandan government began enforcing a nationwide ban on cosmetics and hair dyes containing harmful chemicals like hydroquinone (above certain levels) or mercury, making it illegal to produce…

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