Earth Island Journal

It Takes a Village

Oct. 21, 2020

After spending four weeks reporting on the ground in northern Tanzania, I wrote a feature story about youth-led natural resource conservation initiatives and the country's pivotal grapple with climate change and hard-wired cultural mindsets. "It Takes a Village" looks at sustainable alternatives to harmful open-fire cookstoves, an elementary school that doubles as a tree nursery, animal welfare and more.