Millions in Sahel region of West Africa live under growing threat

Deforestation and climate change has drastically reduced the supply of wood and straw in the Sahel region of Sub-Saharan Africa.

Among the damaging effects of this is a shortage of material to build and maintain homes, and millions now suffer in sub-standard housing.

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