Nowadays, livestock is often considered a major cause of greenhouse gas emissions, which are specific to industrial production systems. Conversely, the positive impact of family farming in the fight against climate change is little known and often underestimated.
Vétérinaires Sans Frontières and CELEP organize a film festival about pastoralism on 15 October: 11 short films focusing on the lifestyle of nomadic herders and the problems they are facing around the world.
In this 13-minute video, two young Maasai tell us about how their community’s lifestyle is under pressure, particularly due to climate change. Vétérinaires Sans Frontières Belgium helps them find solutions.