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39 Innovations Nourishing People and the Planet

Worldwatch Institute | April 25, 2011

Finding ways to alleviate hunger and poverty while also protecting the environment depends on agricultural innovations that are found in fields, pastures, forests, markets, kitchens, backyards, city centers, radio waves, mountain areas, rivers, lakes, and rooftops all over the world.

Worldwatch Institute's Nourishing the Planet team traveled to 25 countries across Africa talking to farmers, policymakers, NGOs, educators, and others to learn about the many approaches that are working on the ground today. We've compiled this list to provide examples and highlights of just a few of the inspiring innovations that are helping to nourish both people and the planet.

Download: Nourishing People and the Planet: 39 INNOVATIONS IN ACTION (PDF, 1.22 M)

Read More: Agriculture, Aid, Culture, Development, Environment, Food, Gender, Health, Human Rights, Poverty, Sustainability, Africa

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