Kigali’s Urban Wetland Eco-Tourism Park, an environmental protection lesson to the African cities

Wetlands are among the world’s most threatened habitats, with only 13% of the original habitats left. Africa’s wetlands are threatened by habitat destruction and degradation, invasive alien species, pollution, over harvesting and climate change. However, African wetlands provide staple foods such as rice, fish and other materials for up to 15% of the world’s population.