GBM Blog Archive: November 2010

Climate Conflicts over Water: The liquid of life

November 11, 2010 - 11:00AM
Published by Emanuela Piccolo

WATER: it is one of the basic necessities needed by all to survive. But what happens when we don't have water or when water becomes increasingly difficult to find? This is a question that is becoming more prevalent in drought prone areas of Sub-Saharan Africa.

10:10:10 at the Eburru forest

November 2, 2010 - 10:35AM
Published by Emanuela Piccolo

Creating a world where we plant as many trees as have been cut down might be a fairy tale that you could tell an environmental enthusiast! However we came one step closer to making this a reality on 10 October, when the local administration and community members from the Rift Valley area in Kenya were led by Green Belt Movement workers in the planting thousands of seedlings to mark the 10:10:10 Billion Tree campaign.