Problems with the Culture and People.


A type of land degradation in which a relatively dry land region becomes increasingly arid, typically losing its bodies of water as well as vegetation and wildlife. Parts of coastal Africa south of the Sahara are experiencing serious desertification problems


A function of the number of individuals compared to the relevant resources, such as the water and essential nutrients they need to survive. Sub-Saharan parts of Africa are mostly affected with overpopulation.


A particular abnormal condition, a disorder of a structure or function, that affects part or all of an organism. A major disease in Africa is a deadly disease called Ebola.


Rites of Passage

A ceremony and marks the transition from one phase of life to another. Rites of Passage is practiced a lot in Kenya.


also known as Kiswahili, is a Bantu language and the first language of the Swahili people. Swahili is spoken in Tanzania.


Where a man has multiple simultaneous wives. Polygamy is mostly every part of Africa.


Is a major branch of the Niger-Congo language family spoken by most populations in Africa. Is used in ethnic groups.