Meeting with local farmers in Imegdal and Aït M’hamed to identify their challenges and needs, and to collect agronomic and social data to design a Farmer Field School programme....Read More »
In June, our team went on a two-day field workshop on butterflies in the beautiful mountains of Oukaïmeden to learn about the characteristics and species found in the High Atlas....Read More »
Carrying out conservation studies in the High Atlas communities of Aït M’hamed and Imegdal for conservation action....Read More »
Stories of a group of animal friends living in a beautiful forest, and two young girls who travelled to the future. Read them here!...Read More »
GDF and MBLA once again participate at the annual Moussem Festival, interacting and connecting with local community members, artisans, cooperatives and associations, and more!...Read More »
Meghan, an ethnobotany student at the University of Kent, reflects on her experience as a research intern, examining how the quality and identification of lavender and thyme is established throughout...Read More »
Since 2000, GDF has launched vibrant applied collaborative research programmes with indigenous communities in Mesoamerica, North Africa, Southeast Asia and southern Africa. In collaboration with local and national institutions, we provide training and advocacy to support communities as they design and implement their own initiatives to maintain local environments and enhance their livelihoods and wellbeing. At an international level, GDF promotes biocultural diversity through training, documentation and networking opportunities.
The Global Environments Network empowers inspiring changemakers who are innovating solutions to apparently intractable environmental and social problems. It is a global action network with the goal of reaching thousands of people in over a hundred countries through regional academies and community exchanges, creating a powerful interconnected group of emerging environmental change makers.