What is an agdal?

Agdals have shaped the cultural landscape of the High Atlas mountains through...

Agdals have shaped the cultural landscape of the High Atlas mountains through centuries and most probably millenia, maintaining the rangeland and forest resources, while also conserving its biodiversity. Read about...

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Meet Fadma and Touda: community researchers at heart

The community researchers we work with in Aït M’hamed, Imegdal and Oukaïmeden...

The community researchers we work with in Aït M’hamed, Imegdal and Oukaïmeden contribute substantially to research design and implement a significant proportion of our data collection in the field, among...

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Launching a new series of biocultural education activities in the Moroccan High Atlas

Engaging students in local biodiversity conservation efforts and offering opportunities for them...

Engaging students in local biodiversity conservation efforts and offering opportunities for them to learn and use Amazigh indigenous plant knowledge and practices....

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Distribution of 1000 Amazigh Household Basket booklets in the High Atlas

This colourful booklet featuring local and useful plant products selected by the...

This colourful booklet featuring local and useful plant products selected by the students we work with in the High Atlas includes drawings produced by the students themselves, and more!...

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Strong hands to work: Alenjandra and Angela build biosand filters for their community

Two young mothers join the Biosand filters clean 100 Bolivian families' water...

Two young mothers join the Biosand filters clean 100 Bolivian families' water project, working tirelessly to build the biosand filter containers under the heat of the sun....

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Establishing a new project and community plant nursery in Oukaïmeden, High Atlas

Supporting local livelihoods and plant conservation in situ, and decreasing harvesting pressure on...

Supporting local livelihoods and plant conservation in situ, and decreasing harvesting pressure on wild populations in Oukaïmeden....

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Over 100 Amazigh farmers and community members participate in first Farmer Field School in Aït M’hamed and Imegdal (High Atlas)

Held in December, this event provided an important space for exchange among...

Held in December, this event provided an important space for exchange among 66 participants in Annamer and 40 participants in Bernat....

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A busy winter for 153 girls at the Dar Taliba school garden

The girls have participated in 18 trainings, studying the uses of various...

The girls have participated in 18 trainings, studying the uses of various plants and working on several permaculture techniques, including making an organic pesticide....

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18 international students on discovery of biodiversity conservation in the High Atlas mountains

Over four days, the students actively engaged in participatory conservation actions with...

Over four days, the students actively engaged in participatory conservation actions with the Amazigh communities that GDF works with, including the girls at Dar Taliba....

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A local project with global support helps reduce malaria-related deaths

Supporting HAWAPO in a project that facilitated the design, manufacture and transportation...

Supporting HAWAPO in a project that facilitated the design, manufacture and transportation of insecticide-impregnated mosquito nets, essential medicines and supplies to three remote Jotï, Eñepa and Piaroa communities in Venezuela....

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