Iraq related Blog post | Land Portal
Affichez 1 - 3 de 3
4 août 2020
Authors: 
Catherine-Lune Grayson
Afrique occidentale
Mali
Iraq
Global

From Mali to Iraq, people in conflict zones are proving especially vulnerable to climate extremes

An estimated 100,000 people died and livestock were decimated when a long drought hit West Africa in the 1970s.

Isa, a 61-year-old community leader from northern Mali, recalled: “At that time, we only had to search for food. We could move freely with our animals. Now, we can’t even search for food. We are forced to stay in place or move to cities because of the insecurity.”

Dubai Skyline
6 décembre 2017
Authors: 
Mr. Wael Zakout
Iran
Iraq
Jordanie
Liban
Arabie saoudite
République arabe syrienne
Émirats arabes unis
Yémen

Those of you who have visited Dubai in recent years may relate to what I am going to say: Dubai is in the middle of the desert, and its land, not that long ago, was really worth nothing. Now it is one of the most vibrant international cities in the world. All this happened in a relatively short time span.

Partagez cette page