It's taken a long time, conservationists say, partly because of complicated land ownership issues.
Jumbi, Zanzibar, Tanzania: The Green Queens warm up ahead of a match. Men on the island have long resisted women's presence on the field, but a small cadre is challenging traditional gender norms.
President John Magufuli has suspended advertising by family planning organizations, raising outcry among human rights groups.
In Dar es Salaam, more women are gaining access to careers in engineering—and they're bringing innovative and inclusive ideas along with them.
John Mganga walks through a forest at night near his former workplace, the Amani Hill Research Station.
A study of the political upheaval in Kenya shows what harm violence can have on the children who witness it.