Great green wall: Villagers’ defence against desertification

pCloud Premium

Climate change is causing the Sahel Desert to grow, but villagers are planting a vast wall of trees in a bid to save their land.

Three years ago, Al Jazeera visited the so-called “Great Green Wall”.

Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque returned to Mbar Toubab in Senegal to see whether it is working.

Great green wall: Villagers’ defence against desert

Climate change is causing the Sahel Desert to grow, but villagers are planting a vast wall of trees in a bid to save their land. Three years ago, Al Jazeera visited the so-called “Great Green Wall”. Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque returned to Mbar Toubab in Senegal to see whether or not it is working.

pCloud Premium

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.