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03.22.2019Press

El País: the herculean task of pushing back the desert in Spain

An inspiring article explaining how our partner AlVelAl is succeeding with regenerative agriculture schemes.

 

Together with entrepreneurs and investors, local farmers build sustainable business cases using regenerative agriculture that improve not only the local ecosystem but also the social and economical challenges that this region faces.

By implementing the 4 Returns framework, AlVelAl sets a great example showing that restoring land is way more than just planting trees. It can take decades to see progress, but once achieved, landscape restoration has massive impact.

“The aim is to empower rural people so they can take charge of their own destinies in a region that is socially and economically challenged” – Astrid Vargas, conservationist

Click here for the article.