As a result of climate change, more and more regions are turning into inhospitable deserts. Fertile soil becomes so desiccated or saline that hardly anything will grow in it. Hunger and thirst force ever more people to flee their homes.
What links climate change, poverty and migration? The Global Landscapes Forum addresses how land-use is central to global challenges that are more interconnected than many of us realize.
Terrorism and climate change are widely considered as the two most significant threats of our time, but what few realize is to what extent the two are connected.
The inhabitants of Lau Lagoon in Solomon Islands have lived in harmony with nature for generations. Now their entire way of life is vanishing beneath the waves.
India's rivers are drying up and much of its valuable fertile land risks turning into desert. Ecologist Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev told DW how he is bringing people together to protect land and water.
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