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Fun Facts About Sea Turtles

Sea turtles have long captivated tourists worldwide. Spotting one of these majestic creatures is often the highlight of coastal vacations. But sadly, sea turtles are

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An Indigenous Hadza Protects his Ancestral Forests

This video tells a short story about Bagayo, a member of the indigenous Hadza community who resides in Tanzania’s Yaeda Valley. Bagayo shares how he protects the forest as a village game scout to prevent encroachment and deforestation as part of the Yaeda-Eyasi carbon offset project. Video provided by Carbon...

This video highlights a 2-week training program for 138 village game scouts conducted as part of the Yaeda-Eyasi carbon offset project. Village game scouts protect Tanzania’s Yaeda Valley and surrounding region from threats like deforestation and poaching. This training provides them with the skills and knowledge to carry out their...

In this clip, we hear from Jo Anderson, one of the co-founders of Carbon Tanzania, the organization that coordinates the implementation of the Yaeda-Eyasi carbon offset project. Jo talks about Carbon Tanzania’s approach to conservation and highlights the critical role that indigenous communities play in protecting the earth’s biodiversity-rich landscapes....

This video tells a short story about Juliana, a village game scout from the Yaeda-Eyasi carbon offset project who welcomed a swarm of bees into her home. This short clip explores how Juliana and the bees have formed a mutually beneficial relationship that benefits the entire community

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This video features interviews with indigenous Hadza and Datooga community members who are involved in the Yaeda Eyasi carbon offset project. It includes the decision-making processes that the village members undertake to determine and share the benefits derived from the payments for carbon credits. Video provided by Carbon Tanzania. Explore...

As sea levels rise and glaciers recede, tourism is increasingly impacted by climate change. Yet the industry itself is responsible for roughly 8% of the world’s carbon emissions. Subsequently, climate change mitigation is very important for both the planet and a thriving tourism industry. Sustainable Travel International provides industry-leading tools...