A boarding school in Morocco's Atlas Mountains is teaching its girls to grow and use local plants once used by indigenous communities for food and medicine. They are even compiling a cook book.
Water scarcity has long been a problem for those living in Morocco's Anti-Atlas mountain range. Harvesting fog for water could help.
Morocco, host of the 2016 climate conference, intends to cover more than half of its electricity needs from renewables by 2030. In addition to massive installations, hundreds of mosques will also generate solar energy.
A year on from the groundbreaking Paris Agreement, COP22 talks aim to make good on last year's commitment to fight global warming on several fronts. Agriculture is a big one.
The once-obscure pangolin has become the most trafficked mammal in the world. Now, the CITES CoP17 has banned the trade of all eight existing species.
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