Yoda: Afghan’s Rural Green Project

03 Environmental Degradation, 08 Wild Cards, Ethics, Government

yoda with light saberOne of the poorest regions in Afghanistan is teaching the world about sustainability

The Rural Green Environment Organization is entirely rewriting the environmental narrative for 90 villages and 40,000 people in Badakhshan, Afghanistan. The region has endured decades of conflict, insecurity and the overharvesting of natural resources. What was once a region battered by conflict and environmental degradation is now flourishing.