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  • Report: $540bn-a-year loss threat for global agriculture

    A new report from the Royal Botanic Gardens (RBG), a prominent research and education institution based in the UK, says that many factors, including deforestation, climate change and urbanisation, could cost global agriculture $540bn per year.

    Report: $540bn-a-year loss threat for global agriculture
    Report: $540bn-a-year loss threat for global agriculture

    A new report from the Royal Botanic Gardens (RBG), a prominent research and education institution based in the UK, says that many factors, including deforestation, climate change and urbanisation, could cost global agriculture $540bn per year.

    02:19May 18, 2017

  • Jordan's Water Wise Women - earthrise

    A look at the initiative putting women on the water conservation map in the kingdom.

    Jordan's Water Wise Women - earthrise
  • Ladakh's Ice Stupa Project - earthrise

    A look at the man-made ice sculptures helping communities in India's Ladakh stave off summertime drought.

    Ladakh's Ice Stupa Project - earthrise
  • Water: Save every drop - earthrise

    earthrise investigates the local solutions being developed to combat water scarcity in India's Ladakh and Jordan.

    Water: Save every drop - earthrise
  • Australia activist wins environmental award for blocking mining company

    Wendy Bowman, who has a farm in Australia's Hunter Valley, resisted financial incentives and legal pressures in order to prevent her land from being used by a giant coal mining company.

    Australia activist wins environmental award for blocking mining company
  • Somalia's displaced seek aid and security at camps

    Somalia's prime minister has announced that 110 people have died from hunger in the past 48 hours in the country amid a drought in the Bay region.

    Somalia's displaced seek aid and security at camps