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FEATURE: Tree planting helps Pakistani farmers weather floods

As the country’s forest disappear, combining tree plantations with crop farming could pay a range of benefits [more]…

NEWS: Small island states seek to end dependence on imported oil

Money could be freed up for investment in poverty-reducing services and initiatives to adapt to climate change [more]…

FEATURE: Community radio cutting disaster risk in coastal Bangladesh

Local language broadcasts are also helping communities adapt effectively to climate change impacts [more]…

NEWS: Zanzibar pushes to join island alliance to confront climate change

Archipelago leaders say they have more in common with small island states than mainland Tanzania in facing climate threats [more]…

FEATURE: Mangroves reduce disaster risk, boost income options in Vietnam

Efforts to expand mangrove forests are paying dividends in northern Vietnam [more]…

FEATURE: Sago championed as green alternative to Indonesia's appetite for rice

Switch to palm starch “rice” could cut costs, save forests - but will people eat it? [more]…

FEATURE: Lessons learned help Sri Lanka face latest tsunami scare

Advances in early warning will help the South Asian nation prepare for climate-linked extreme weather as well, experts say [more]…

FEATURE: Reverting to pastoralism, East Africa's herders innovate to cope with drought

“When a drought comes, we move our animals to where there is water and pasture; there is no way we can move our farms to where there is water” [more]…

Garbage-fed community cooker cuts wood use, energy costs

Kenyan effort to address climate change also could reduce trash build-up in slum areas and lower cost of running small businesses [more]…

FEATURE: Tree-planting schemes sprout across South America

But experts warn reforestation has limits and the top priority should be protecting existing forests [more]…

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