While all deserts, including the Sahara, increase in size during the dry season and decrease during the wet season, human-caused climate change in conjunction with natural climate cycles, are causing the Sahara desert to grow more and shrink less. Since 1920, the Sahara has grown beyond its initial boundaries and gobbled up more space, growing […]

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This reforestation project , called the Great Green Wall, is Africa’s flagship initiative to combat climate change and desertification and address food insecurity and poverty. The major driving point is that the Sahara Desert is growing, but Cattle herders also resort to the few remaining trees for animal fodder, denuding the landscape even further and […]

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http://www.fao.org/africa/eastern-africa/en/ Success stories from the FAO Food Security through Commercialization of Agriculture (FSCA) Programme funded by the Italian Development Cooperation in Eastern Africa. Supporting market oriented production and value addition. Facilitating business linkages and access to fair markets. Promoting efficiency and professionalization of value chain actors. Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FAOoftheUN Follow #UNFAO on social media! * Facebook […]

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This video is an updated version that shows the progress in the implementation and extension of the Initiative. The viewer will notice an increase in the number … De plaatsing van een Greenwall langs de A28 bij Assen. Greenwall is een duurzaam geluidsscherm dat binnen één seizoen natuurlijk groen is. Greenwall is … Video Rating: […]

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Help me to do this full-time: https://www.patreon.com/curiousreason Eleven countries are planting a wall of trees from east to west across Africa, just under the southern edge of the Sahara desert. The goal is to fight the effects of climate change by reversing desertification. Subscribe: https://bit.ly/2J9BZSs Special Thanks to Patreon Supporters: Sannu SOCIAL: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReasonCurious Facebook: […]

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These hydroponic tomatoes are being grown in the same system for the second season. No crop rotation is required in Hydroponics. Visit our demonstration farms to learn more. www.grandeurafrica.com Song Used – Fall Again (Instrumental) by Jonas Schmidt & henrikz https://soundcloud.com/jonasschmidtof… Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported — CC BY-SA 3.0 Free Download / Stream: […]

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Aduna is helping to grow The Great Green Wall: a ground-breaking initiative led by the African Union to build and preserve an 8,000km wall of trees across the African Sahel. The Sahel, where Aduna’s baobab fruit supply chain is based, is one of the world’s poorest regions. People rely on the land to survive but […]

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Help me to do this full-time: https://www.patreon.com/curiousreason Eleven countries are planting a wall of trees from east to west across Africa, just under the southern edge of the Sahara desert. The goal is to fight the effects of climate change by reversing desertification. Subscribe: https://bit.ly/2J9BZSs Special Thanks to Patreon Supporters: Sannu SOCIAL: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReasonCurious Facebook: […]

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“The Great Green Wall” is an ambitious African-led initiative to grow an 8,000-kilometre forest across the entire width of Africa’s Sahel. The project, which started in 2007, aims to combat the spread of the Sahara Desert and improve the state of one of the world’s poorest regions. More than a decade into the project, the […]

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Subtitles: ENGLISH/FRENCH/ITALIAN/SPANISH/JAPANESE/POLISH/WOLOF Angel Peace Award at Monaco Film Festival 2015. === Director Małgorzata Frymus Director of photography Łukasz Nyks Scientific supervision Pasquale Policastro Linguistic consultant Amadou Sy Edited by Łukasz Nyks Music CAFE RICO: Ryszard Słowicki Przemysław Igiel Music comes from a CD: “Pagal Nala” (Szalony potok) Szczecin 2014 Music: Ryszard Słowicki, Przemysław Igiel Lyrics: […]

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In this mind-opening talk, Dutch horticultural engineer Gertjan Meeuws debunks seven widely-held perceptions on the feasibility of indoor farming in Africa. Along the way, he challenges our most strongly-held ideas about plants and their relationship with nature. In characteristic dry humour, he delivers a few disarming jabs. Take this, for example: “Plants don’t like nature.” […]

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ग्रेट ग्रीन वॉल एक बेहद महत्वाकांक्षी परियोजना है जिससे अफ्रीका के सबसे बंजर और रेतीले इलाके को हरा भरा बनाने का सपना है. 8000 किलोमीटर लंबी और 15 किलोमीटर चौड़ी ऐसी पट्टी जिसमें सिर्फ पेड़ ही पेड़ हों. सेनेगल जैसे देशों में इस परियोजना पर काम हो रहा है. लेकिन इसकी राह में बहुत चुनौतियां […]

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The Great Green Wall is an African-led movement with an epic ambition to grow an 8,000km natural wonder of the world across the entire width of Africa. The Wall promises to be a compelling solution to the many urgent threats not only facing the African Continent, but the global community as a whole – notably […]

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