Fighting Poaching Means Fighting Poverty – Conservation Farming in Zambia

Staff Writer
Fighting Poaching Means Fighting Poverty – Conservation Farming in Zambia

Poaching and biodiversity loss go hand-in-hand with poverty and hunger, but conservation efforts often collide with rural development goals. In Zambia, a non-profit company has found a way to combine the two by training poachers to be better farmers, promoting ‘conservation farming’, and creating a market network to fight poverty.

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