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japan: greening the mongolian desert in china

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The people of Horqin Sandy Land in Inner Mongolia, China, have traditionally lived from the land. However, overgrazing, increased agriculture and deforestation over the past decades due to the population boom in China has put great pressure on grasslands. In reaction to this situation, Friends of the Earth Japan began working with a village in the Horquin Sandy Land area in a project called ‘Greening the Desert’.

 

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The people of Horqin Sandy Land in Inner Mongolia, China, have traditionally lived from the land. However, overgrazing, increased agriculture and deforestation over the past decades due to the population boom in China has put great pressure on grasslands. In reaction to this situation, Friends of the Earth Japan began working with a village in the Horquin Sandy Land area in a project called ‘Greening the Desert’.

 

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