We used our break from cycling in Arusha, Tanzania to do a 2 day safari in the Ngorongoro Crater. Our guide referred to this Unesco World Heritage Site as a “natural zoo”. In that category, it falls 2nd only to the Galápagos Islands in our experience. Ngorongoro is a world of singular beauty that […]

via Ngorongoro Crater — Cairo to Capetown on Bicycles


Coinciding with its regional consultation with member states in Africa, CABI hosted a policy summit on invasive species in Gaborone, Botswana on 28 February. About 70 delegates representing policymakers, research, the private sector and civil society from across Africa gathered to learn about and discuss the impact of invasives as well as the technical and […]

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