See also:

 
 

 Disclaimer

 

Disclaimer

These pages may contain links and references to third-party web-sites. The UNCCD secretariat provides these links only as a convenient service. The inclusion of a link or reference does not imply the endorsement of the linked site by the UNCCD secretariat.

Let a billion trees bloom: Can a great green wall of trees stop China’s spreading desert?

Since the 1980s, the Chinese have planted billions of trees to bring back the land after decades of deforestation as the population grew and industrialization transformed the country. From 2000 to 2010, large swaths of land — equivalent to the size of Massachusetts — were reforested every year.

Topic:

Forests

Date:

2013-11-21

Link:

Read more


Back

Quick access

  • Prais
  • UNDDD
  • UNCCD Capacity Building Marketplace