About 20 Results found. From 1997 - 2023
News - 6 Nov 2017COP23 Special: In Burkina Faso, finding new paths through a changing landscape
What climate and land-use changes mean for farmers and pastoralists
News - 11 Apr 2016Mapping the world’s biomass to better tackle deforestation
By combining satellite with on-the-ground data, new map offers more accurate biomass information.
Infographic - 8 Sep 2015Got a minute? Get facts on dry forests … fast
This quirky animation is a quick introduction to these incredibly important, but less well-known ecosystems.
Analysis - 8 Sep 2015Global dry forests: Time to take notice
Without sufficient research, these valuable ecosystems are disappearing fast.
News - 7 Sep 2015Wild food from dry forests: A recipe for health?
Research suggests better management of dry forests may reduce malnutrition and improve food security.
Feature - 17 Jun 2015WEST AFRICA SPECIAL: In Burkina Faso, small solutions and big returns
These precious pockets of green bring local communities a host of benefits.
Feature - 16 Jun 2015WEST AFRICA SPECIAL: In Burkina Faso, disappearing rains and new realities
"When they showed us a map of the resources in our village, we realized that we could lose all our forest.”
News - 12 Feb 2015Take a new look at markets to boost climate change adaptation, research suggests
In Mali, cattle markets have become a vital part of local adaptation strategies.
News - 12 Nov 2012
The Zambia Honey Council connects suppliers to the market in novel ways.
News - 23 Jun 2014
Research suggests up to a billion people around the world derive their livelihoods from closed-canopy forests and tropical savanna.
News - 12 Jan 2015
In regions considered remote by African standards, monitoring the charcoal industry is painstaking work.