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Assignment Asia: Striving for change, from mangroves to desert


All across Asia, from Thailand to Pakistan, people are striving to uplift their communities, develop their nations and bring about a positive change. In Thailand, Martin Lowe explores an ecosystem that has undergone a remarkable transformation in the way it is viewed by the society. Mangroves are now seen as a priceless "super plant." In Pakistan, Danial Khan travels to the heart of the Tharparkar Desert to speak to a woman who never knew that by becoming a truck driver she would also become an inspiration to her community.

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