Drought-affected Kenyan pastoralists are saving wildlife – and their livelihoods

Drought drives animals into villages to eat crops and attack livestock Communities and private landowners are involved in protecting wildlife As agriculture poses a threat to biodiversity, reserves are growing OLCHORO OIROWUA VILLAGE, Kenya, Aug. 15 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — When Robert Nambasu and more than 30 other Maasai cattle-grazing families leased some of their … Read more

Marine heat waves in the Mediterranean threaten coastal livelihoods

KIRKANAH ISLANDS, Tunisia, NOV 13 (Reuters) – (This story was corrected on November 13 to show that the sea temperature is 1.2°C higher than it was 30 years ago, not 0.4°C, in paragraph 18) A decade ago, the nets of Tunisian fisherman Ahmed Cheli were bloated with fish and octopus that he sold at the … Read more