Latest from Max Bearak
The spreading disaster is threatening protected habitats and tourism in the Indian Ocean island nation. France and Japan have pledged help.
  • Aug 9, 2020
The MV Wakashio ran into a reef in Mauritius. Locals rushed to prevent widespread damage.
  • Aug 7, 2020
Mass anti-corruption protests were planned for Friday. Security forces were widely deployed.
  • Jul 31, 2020
The country of less than 60 million people has the fifth-highest case count in the world.
  • Jul 30, 2020
Livestock dominates Somali exports, mostly going toward feeding pilgrims in Saudi Arabia.
  • Jul 28, 2020
The Ogiek say the government has promised to let them return to the Mau Forest. Officials say otherwise.
  • Jul 25, 2020
  • Post Reports
Dissecting the deployment of federal forces to American cities. The surprising effects of the coronavirus on wildlife preservation in Kenya. And baseball returns, with some changes.
  • Jul 23, 2020
Among those detained are a prominent journalist and an activist who called for mass protests.
  • Jul 21, 2020
African communities that depend on tourism are considering a return to grazing, jeopardizing decades of wildlife conservation efforts across the continent’s vast grasslands.
  • Jul 17, 2020
With the absence of tourists, Jimmy Lemara, the manager of Porini Mara Camp at the Ol Kinyei Conservancy in Kenya, live-streams his solo safaris.
  • Jul 14, 2020