4 Arabs’ share of climate taxes (editorial by Najib Saab)
20 Energy from waste (cover story)
26 Green economy in Morocco
28 Will hunting be permitted in Lebanon this season?
30 Qatari students map mangroves
32 Tunisia’s wetlands
40 Whale Valley: secrets in the Egyptian wilderness
44 Bolivia’s salt desert
48 China combats desertification
52 Call me a converted skeptic a skeptic scientist is finally convinced that human-induced climate change is a reality
54 Death of a magazine The Ecologist was sold for £1
56 Mini electric cars in China but they are not green
58 Groasis: greening the desert with a water box

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