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Wet desert

Desert ground in a wet country. An all-in-one solution to beat desertification. In many regions of the world, some larger than 5000 km2, the Dutch foundation ‘Commonland’ is achieving large-scale landscape...

Healthy in 5000 days

How do you rejuvenate the health of a country in 5000 days? Food guru Rob Baan didn’t just develop a plan to reinvigorate the Rijnmond Delta in this time, but he also started executing that plan. In this Dif...

Living in the desert

The night’s cold and the day’s heat can be harnessed to balance the extremities of the desert and provide sustainable living. Where people live, nature changes. And, where nature changes, the climate can...

Small scale agriculture, yes we can

Pesticides, fertilizer, depletion of agricultural land, dead soil. These are the consequences of large-scale industrial agriculture that – increasingly - displaces small-scale agriculture around the world. New...

Stopping the meltdown

There once was a man with a plan: plant trees in a 7600 km long and 25 km wide strip in the south of the Sahara, and it will force back the world’s largest desert. He wasn’t the only visionary: in many parts...

Finding peace by sharing water

Summary: Ecopeace unites Israeli’s, Palestinians and Jordanians in the struggle for equal distribution of water.Location: Israel, Palestine and JordanFounders: Gidon Bromberg, Munqeth Mehyar and Nada...

Permaculture

John D. Liu is filmmaker and ecologist. He has worked for 25 years in China and on the Chinese Loess plateaus, where he found proof that the principles of permaculture could transform a totally destructed and...

2 Ultimate burgers

“Plant-based food is hot. Vegans and vegetarians alike are doing their best to find the right ingredients to make the perfect dish that can complete a meal with other plant-based food. This in order to give it...

Fish or alive

Dif Report focuses on one of the ‘animals’ with the lowest cuddle factor: the fish. The future of fish is at stake because of several threats. But of course, solutions are also at hand.

Category - 1. FOOD&WATER

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