Entries in East Africa (2)

Wednesday
Jun192013

Opinions: “Tourism is killing us” - The Maasai Way of life under threat again

Although we may think that there can be nothing as culturally enriching as exploring exotic parts of the world which we’ve never before visited - often paying money which we assume will go back into the local economy - the influx of tourist and commercial interest in East Africa is far from harmless.

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Friday
Mar162012

National Park Profile (Evolution Special): Lake Malawi National Park 

It has been said that the importance of Lake Malawi National Park to the study of evolution is comparable to that of the Galapagos Islands. So what’s so important about this region, and what is being done to protect it?

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