When fish catch declined in their coastal town, these women were determined to find economic alternatives.
Around the world, women like Beatrice are demonstrating the crucial role women play in making the world a better place.
Mexico’s “Water Forest” provides water for 23 million people in one of the world’s largest metropolitan areas.
On a recent visit to eastern Colombia, I was glad to see that conservation agreements are having an impact.
In a few short months, Sophy has gone from borrowing money to loaning it.
The Maasai have been grazing their cattle here for centuries. Beatrice Lempaira wants to make sure their way of life can continue.
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I jumped at the chance to visit Silonay, a coastal community thought to be especially vulnerable to climate change.
Restoring ecosystems could help buffer communities from storms like Typhoon Haiyan.
This case represents a significant milestone for the local government in its fight to protect these beautiful, vital waters.