Air pollution bears economic costs and hinders intellectual development of Africa’s children, most far-reaching assessment of air pollution in Africa finds — ScienceDaily

Air pollution was responsible for 1.1 million deaths across Africa in 2019, with household air pollution — driven largely by indoor cookstoves — accounting for 700,000 fatalities, while increased outdoor air pollution claimed 400,000 lives, a team of researchers led by Boston College and the UN Environment Programme report in the latest edition of the […]