Ali Asair, a young farmer in Somalia, left his family behind and traveled hundreds of kilometres in search of pasture for his animals.
Climate migrants still tend to move to places they know or have connections to through their social networks.
Coffee buyers’ initiatives for coffee farmers’ welfare are often based on myths.
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Interventions with good intentions aren't always fruitful.
Inisiatif pembeli biji kopi untuk kesejahteraan petani kopi seringkali berdasarkan mitos.
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Inisiatif _roaster_ untuk meningkatkan kesejahteraan petani kopi khas (spesialti) seringkali mengecewakan.
REDD+ goals suffer at the hands of other development aims.
Conservation and development scheme REDD+ has manifested as a series of models, which increases its perceived success and enables it to continue despite not delivering on its wide-reaching promises.
Sampah plastik sungai merupakan ilmu baru tapi penting untuk mencegah aliran sampah ke lautan.
Penelitian menunjukkan bahwa total sampah plastik di Jakarta mencapai 2,1 juta kilogran atau setara dengan 1.000 mobil Tesla Model S.
Riverine plastic pollution is new science but necessary to stop overflowing waste coming to oceans.
The study also finds the weight of plastic waste from all rivers in Jakarta totals 2.1 million kilograms equivalent to 1,000 Tesla Model S cars.
Prescribed fires are often done to eliminate weeds and renew the grasses in pastures for ranching across the Amazon.
Reversing the damage from fires in Brazil's rainforest is not as simple as allowing trees to grow back. Decades of research shows how fires degrade their long-term health and utility.
Farmed fish like these carp now make an important contribution to global food security.
Many critics say that fish farms mainly sell their output to wealthy countries and don't provide much benefit to poor people in producing countries. Three aquaculture experts show why this view is wrong.
Soil has many secrets: technology can help reveal its mysteries.
Mapping the soil with open source application is vital to understanding how to protect it.
Protests at the Brandenburg Gate, in Berlin, against the US withdrawal from the Paris climate change deal.
An expert report shows that the G20 countries are using their energy more efficiently. But there is still a long way to go.
Le 19 juin dernier à Nantes.
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Au-delà des conséquences humaines et sanitaires, les vagues de chaleur ont un effet néfaste très important sur l’activité économique.
The shipping industry must clean up its act.
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Phasing out greenhouse gas emissions entirely by mid-century is possible, and promising trends are emerging. But the next five to ten years will be the real test of whether we can make that happen.
Combien pour la nature ?
Donner un prix à la nature pour mieux la protéger ? Décryptage d’une fausse bonne idée qui rencontre un succès grandissant.
Remote mountain regions like the Upper Mustang in Nepal are often neglected by the rest of the world.
Remote mountain regions are closer to the climate problem than we think, particularly in the context of safeguarding essential ecosystem services such as safe and adequate water.
Un goût que nous pourrions bientôt oublier.
Toutes les bananes que nous consommons sont issues de la même monoculture, ce qui expose le fruit à de graves épidémies. Mais heureusement, la génétique a plus d’un tour dans son sac.
Facing down a future with no bananas.
Every single Cavendish banana plant worldwide is genetically identical. This vast monoculture sets them up for disastrous disease outbreaks. But researchers have ideas on how to protect the crop.
Natural capital a dangerous illusion that masks the way capitalist growth undermines conservation itself.
Natural capital is a hot topic that proponents have jumped onto, believing it is the future of sustainable development. But this concept is based on fundamental fallacies.
Les rhinocéros au cœur d’une guerre anti-braconnage aux effets collatéraux inquiétants.
Conçus pour garantir la cohabitation pacifique entre les nations, ces zones font face à une situation de plus en plus tendue. En cause notamment, la militarisation de la lutte anti-braconnage.
Violence to protect rhinos in southern Africa’s peace parks is the complete opposite to what the parks were envisaged to stand for.
There are very violent confrontations in southern Africa's peace parks. This is partly due to a violent history dating back to the apartheid era that has never been adequately addressed.
Mink may look cute but they’re causing havoc in Scotland.
Efforts to curb invasive mink are taking a modern turn in Scotland, where a project is providing spotters with an app to…