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Tracking the real value of pastoralism
Reflect & Act
This briefing showcases the results of a re-evaluation of the benefits of pastoralism. Fresh insights reveal the economic viability, climate resilience and fit with local needs of traditional livestock herding in Tanzania.
Since 2006, we have done significant innovative work with partners to dispel the misconception that drylands are unproductive, generating evidence on returns from drylands to contribute to positive policy by fighting policymakers' misconceptions that drylands are economically inefficient and environmentally destructive.
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Drylands: volatile, vibrant and under-valued?