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A solution that's slowing desertification on the front lines of climate change

Eleven countries are planting a wall of trees from east to west across Africa in order to push back the desert - and in Senegal it's already working.

The islanders escaping climate change

As sea levels rise, the island of Carti Sugdub in Panama is constantly flooded. So the inhabitants are planning their escape

Children and a canoe

Linda Pressly

BBC News, Panama

The people of the Guna Yala archipelago, off the Panama coast, may be among the first island communities to leave their homes and move onshore.

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