We Must Value the Role of Forests in the Global Food System

Many people are aware now of the value of forests in supporting biodiversity and mitigating the effects of climate change. But how many people fully understand the fundamental role forests play in the global food system? The global population is expected to reach...

World Wetlands Day: SA farmers praised for wetland conservation

Wetlands and the essential role these areas play is often overlooked, neglected and abused. Commemorating World Wetlands Day on Wednesday, 2 February, Shelly Fuller, the World Wide Fund for Nature’s (WWF) conservation champions programme manager in South Africa, said...