Ethiopia: Tree Planting and Cool Cities

(Thomas Reuters Foundation) – When Habtamu Worku left his hometown of Bahir Dar seven years ago and moved 550 kilometres (340 miles) south to Addis Ababa, he quickly grew to like the city of 5 million people. Except for one thing: the... Read more →

The 1967 War and the “Oil Weapon”

(The Brookings Institution) – History remembers well the oil shock of 1973, when Arab countries cut off oil supply and created shortages and rising prices around the world. But this was not the first time the “oil weapon” had been... Read more →

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