Being a refugee is rarely a brief, temporary situation. Urban agriculture and greening innovation can provide sovereignty, empowerment, and dignity in crisis. We spoke with the Lemon Tree Trust, a UKK nonprofit working in refugee camps across the Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa.
Helene graduated from the University of Oxford with a Masters degree in Environmental Governance in 2017. She is a freelance writer concerned with the intersection of food, agriculture and social justice with a concentration on seed conservation. She lives in London, United Kingdom.