This Turkish chef is fighting climate change with the help of Syrian refugees

By tapping traditional knowledge, Ebru Baybara Demir is helping make farming in southeastern Turkey more resilient to climate change.

Photo courtesy of the Living Soil, Local Seed project

“When we started to train the Syrian women, we realized that they actually had more to teach us.” — Ebru Baybara Demir

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