Check out our new weekly diary series on the UK’s Telegraph. This week’s post features our innovation on halting the desertification of the Sahel. Check it out to learn how the Mauritanian government is creating long-term barriers to protect both the vegetation and infrastructure of its capital city, Nouakchott.
To read more about government involvement in initiatives to repair environmental degradation see: An Agricultural Success Story, “Regreening” the Sahel Through Farmer-Managed Natural Regeneration, An Evergreen Revolution? Using Trees to Nourish the Planet.