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Today’s Solutions: June 25, 2024

How planting trees saved an en

How planting trees saved an entire district of West Bengal

Twenty years ago, the Purulia district of West Bengal was facing a crisis. Water shortages, heat waves, erosion, lack of firewood, and biodiversity loss plagued the area until the 30,000 residents decided to invest in a permanent solution: the Green Mountain.  The district transformed a barren Read More...