A bike race through a heavily deforested area that suffers from drought and flooding is an example of using a 'new story' to draw attention to climate issues. Our research found that there was a large demand for new stories that connect climate issues.
WHAT IT SHOWS: A women’s cycle race celebrating International Women’s Day. This event, and other events to celebrate this day, took place in northern Burkina Faso where temperatures can soar to 49 degrees Celsius in the midday sun. People are exposed either to severe drought or flooding for the majority of the year as the area is very deforested. Kisi town, Burkina Faso.