Apakah sistem pangan dunia terganggu?

Apakah laporan EAT – Lancet itu? Laporan EAT – Lancet adalah dokumen terbaru dan dipublikasikan mempunyai pesan-pesan penting yang berkaitan dengan perilaku diet. Pada dasarnya laporan tersebut mengatakan bahwa kita harus melakukan lebih banyak diet sehat yang lebih ramah lingkungan. Laporan tersebut dikemas dengan informasi, data, ide dan rekomendasi. Mengapa pengetahuan perilaku diet itu penting…

Talk shows and text messages in Kenya’s Rift Valley

This story is the second in a three-part series. Read part one, Barking up the same tree in Kenya’s Rift Valley. “How can we prevent our rivers from drying?” “Why have we been restricted from sand harvesting from the rivers?” “How can I join my community forest association?” “I’m a herbalist. Can you support me…

Tree love this Valentine’s Day

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Forests News asked staff at Center for International Forestry Research Center (CIFOR) about their true love. Here’s what they had to say: Robert Nasi, Director-General of CIFOR My one tree love is the baobab tree (Adansonia digitata) – A giant that grows upside down, stores water when there is none, whose fruits and…

Palm oil: Smallholder expansion into peatlands on the rise

The popular narrative about palm oil in Borneo is a David-and-Goliath story. Deforestation and peatland conversion is largely driven by big business growing oil palm in industrial plantations and exporting to overseas markets, the story goes – while smallholders generally convert tiny patches of existing cropland and produce comparatively few negative environmental impacts. Media articles…

L’intensification agricole a nourri le monde, mais sommes-nous pour autant en meilleure santé ?

Produire plus de nourriture sur moins de terres ? L’intensification agricole est en elle-même plutôt séduisante. Notre planète porte une population toujours plus nombreuse à nourrir, et les nouvelles possibilités de terres à cultiver sont rares, sauf à mettre sa biodiversité déclinante encore plus en péril. Mais entre un apport suffisant en calories et un régime…