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" Great Green Wall"

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World - Africa
11/23/2021 3:55:30 PM
After years of struggling with insufficient funds, efforts to build Africa's Great Green Wall -- a massive defence line against desertification -- have received a major boost.

Multimedia - In Pictures
11/22/2021 2:20:18 PM

World - Africa
11/13/2021 1:54:52 PM
The idea was striking in its ambition: African countries aimed to plant trees in a nearly 5,000-mile line spanning the entire continent, creating a natural barrier to hold back the Sahara Desert as climate change swept the sands south.

World - COP 21
12/3/2015 1:05:30 PM
Heads of states and government recommit to developing the Great Green Wall for the Sahara and Sahel Initiative, one of the most ambitious projects ever put into action to address areas on the frontline of climate change