A forest has grown on pebbles: in Niger, the Great Green Wall is advancing slowly

At the Simiri site, in Niger, on November 13, 2021. BOUREIMA HAMA / AFP On the ground, goats bite the seeds of acacia, a shrub with formidable thorns: once a lunar landscape, the Simiri plateau, a town located about a hundred kilometers north of Niamey, has turned into a small paradise for wildlife and flora. … Read more

Europeans: Rivolta’s record and an Italy that is advancing in strength

Matteo Rivolta Another blue day at the European Championships in Kazan, where Italy in 3 days has already scored 15 medals with 3 golds, 9 silvers and 3 bronzes, the highest number even compared to Russia, which already has 11 podiums including 5 golds. Matteo Rivolta hits the Italian record in the 50 butterfly in … Read more