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Brazil's fight against forest fires  
Date: 18-08-16
Brazil's fight against forest fires Brazil's woody Cerrado region sees frequent fires that raze entire forests. Now a team of researchers is monitoring the blazes in a bid to preserve the rich...  
St. Lucia - Storm insurance  
Date: 18-08-16
St. Lucia - Storm insurance Climate change has led to more frequent and severe hurricanes in the Caribbean, and it is often the region's poorest who suffer the most. Many impoverished families can...  
Philippines - Climate Change and Fishing  
Date: 18-08-16
Philippines - Climate Change and Fishing Many fishermen benefit from the rich biodiversity of the Isla Verde Passage, which stretches along the coast of the northern Philippines. But erratic weather...  
Dominican Republic - Green Holiday Island  
Date: 18-08-16
Dominican Republic - Green Holiday Island When it comes to climate protection, the Dominican Republic is a shining example of success in the Caribbean. The country has set an ambitious goal of...  
Three countries, one green goal  
Date: 18-08-16
Three countries, one green goal The Congo Basin has been called the "Green Heart of Africa," a place where wildlife roams free among a vast and varied landscape of forests, savannas and...  
The Galapagos go green  
Date: 18-08-16
The Galapagos go green The Galapagos Islands are made up of a series of archipelagos and islands and deemed a UNESCO world heritage site. But due to the climate change one in every five of the...  
Fighting the desert with sustainable farming  
Date: 18-08-16
Fighting the desert with sustainable farming The indigenous Nama in the semi-desert in western South Africa are learning how to farm sustainably as soil depletion and rapid species loss threaten to...  
After Haiyan: Planting forests in the Philippines  
Date: 18-08-16
After Haiyan: Planting forests in the Philippines The Philippine island of Panay is dotted with rice paddies, fields and meadows, but little forest land. Typhoon Haiyan has changed that: now, trees...  
On the slopes of Mexico's Tacaná volcano coffee growers adjust to new ways  
Date: 18-08-16
On the slopes of Mexico's Tacaná volcano coffee growers adjust to new ways The Mexican volcano Tacaná provides its surroundings with mineral-rich and fertile soil. But with increasingly heavy rains...  
Brazil's Araucaria forests under pressure  
Date: 18-08-16
Brazil's Araucaria forests under pressure Araucaria wood was once Brazil's leading export. But deforestation and overexploitation of the country's coastal forests have reduced the once mighty pine...  
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