Health

Navigating to Safe Waters

Navigating to Safe Waters

To mark World Water Day, UNU-INWEH’s Dr Corinne Schuster-Wallace describes a programme that is helping disadvantaged communities across the world to implement holistic, affordable and sustainable change to combat waterborne diseases.

Home Growing Produces Ten Times the Food of Arable Farms

Amongst scientists, policymakers and the public, there is increasing awareness of the multiple benefits of ‘own-growing’. Indeed, explains permaculturist Keir Watson, the level of productivity possible from allotments, backyard gardens and pastoral landscapes is very impressive compared to that of intensive farming, largely due to soil health.