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Climate Change

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10 Sep, 2013

Fiddling with Soil Carbon Markets while Africa Burns


Soil carbon capture or sequestration is the process of transferring carbon dioxide from the atmosphere back into the soil through crop residues. International organizations are now promoting the selling of carbon offset credits based on the carbon that can be stored in soil as means of altering climate change risks. Whether such a carbon trade would benefit or burden smallholder farmers in developing countries needs to be critically examined.

Climate Change promises mapped

26 Sep, 2014

Climate Change promises mapped

An interactive map to show what different countries are doing to combat climate change.