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Harvesting water, cultivating hope

In Jamaica, students, unemployed young people, and prisoners on the road to rehabilitation are learning how to grow plenty of food in areas where water is scarce.  


Sahel a region of opportunities

Harnessing potential, talent, and energy.  


Creating a market for sustainable cashmere

Connecting nomadic Mongolian goat herders to an international market.  


Protecting wildlife in Misiones, Argentina

Agricultural expansion encroaches on one of the world's largest remaining pristine forests.  


Stimulating investment in African economies

Helping countries to benefit from their rich genetic and biological resources.  


How data can protect wildlife

Celebrating a year of successes with the UN Biodiversity Lab.  


Cambodia adapts to climate change

Unpredictable weather patterns are forcing Cambodian farmers to change centuries-old agricultural traditions.  


Floating solar panels restore life to Peruvian soil

How a young agricultural scientist brought reliable irrigation to his mountain community.  


Protecting land and biodiversity in Uruguay

How a country with high levels of private land ownership is protecting its natural landscape.  


Data contributes to clean air in Skopje

Armed with information, North Macedonia tackles its air pollution problem.  

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