169 countries affected

One of the most extensive global challenges is posed by drought that affects almost 3/4 of countries and causes humanitarian crises, such as mass migration, conflict and famine. Through the Drought initiative, UNCCD collaborates with parties to set up national drought management plans that reinforce communities’ resilience wll before the drought strikes. Take a closer look 👉https://bit.ly/3bEIzhA

Author: Willem Van Cotthem

Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.