Voices from Brazil and Papua New Guinea, two places where The Nature Conservancy works closely helping local communities prepare for their changing environments, are represented in a new exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.
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Large flip charts graphically depict climate change concepts and actions that can be carried out by Micronesian communities. For instance, artwork depicts a healthy Pacific island community compared to one that’s threatened.
Lisa Hayden visits a a high-level planning meeting at a Mexican hacienda for the forest-protection program called REDD.
Mexico is taking the opportunity of hosting the UN climate talks from November 29 to December 10 to show how its government and people are preparing for climate change.
Experts warn that within the next 20 years, more than half the world’s population could face water shortages and climate change will make a bad situation worse.