In Bangladesh, women are leading the way in adapting to climate change with female farmers cultivating sturdier species of rice - a staple in the country.
Dwindling fish stocks on the Fiji Island of Viti Levu is changing the traditional way of life. Since the men can’t fish anymore, the village is relying on its women to earn an income by selling hand-woven palm products.
A model waste facility in Gaobeidian near Beijing is designed not only to reduce the amount of refuse amassed in the region, but also to protect the environment by curbing toxic methane gas emissions.
In a Balinese village locals have set up a plant to compost trash, allowing them to earn money.