Unit 2 – Environmental Issues in Africa and India

Unit 2 Outline – lesson plan, dates, overview, book page descriptions, etc.

Vocab quizlet: NONE THIS UNIT

Geography quizlet: Africa Geography Test

Unit Readings:

Africa readings

Desertification: The people whose land is turning to dust – BBC

The “Great Green Wall” Didn’t Stop Desertification, but it Evolved Into Something That Might – Smithsonian

Will Africa’s Great Green Wall discourage migration to Europe? – The Guardian

India readings

India election 2019: The looming water crisis politicians ignore – BBC

‘We Can’t Waste a Drop.’ India Is Running Out of Water – Wall Street Journal (paper copy in class)

Climate change creates a new migration crisis for Bangladesh – National Geographic

Videos for the Unit:

none at present