Tim Woodcock has made it! One marathon was simply not enough. Instead he took on the grueling marathon des sables (156 miles/251km in 50C/122F of Sahara heat) - finishing in the top 550 of 1200 competitors and raising £10,050 for Excellent Development. Well done that man!
Land, like water, is vital to humankind. Yet often it can be a source of conflict. Indeed, most conflicts in drylands arise over limited access to these natural resources. The restoration of degraded land through soil and water conservation has the potential to act as a driver for peace in drylands.