In Kenya about 70% of off-grid homes are located within 1.2km of a power line. Corruption among electricity service providers, power theft by customers and electricity cartels also further limit access
In Sub-Saharan Africa about 90% of the urban population does not have access to a sewer system.
This spike in malaria cases has happened in all southern African countries, but the increase has been the greatest in Namibia and Swaziland.
The data is worrying: since the 1970s, the amount of human displacement due to natural disasters has doubled.
This outbreak is nearly three times bigger than the typical seasonal outbreaks the island has every year, and it’s reached the capital city, Antananarivo.