2016 Young Laureate, EnvironmentFrance, Tunisia, Born 1987
A young acacia tree at Menzel Habib in Tunisia.
Photo: ©Rolex/Reto Albertalli
Sarah Toumi, Young Laureate and founder of Acacias for All, with moringa plants.
Young Laureate Sarah Toumi explores the potential for growing acacia trees at Menzel Habib in Tunisia.
Young Laureate Sarah Toumi under a 20 year-old acacia tree in Tunisia.
The leaves and thorns of an acacia tree in Bou-Hedma National Park, Tunisia.
A fully grown acacia tree in BouHedma National Park, Tunisia.
The seeds of an acacia tree in BouHedma
National Park, Tunisia.
Young Laureate Sarah Toumi (standing) and colleagues planting acacia seedlings in Bir Salah, Tunisia.
Acacia seedlings at Sarah Toumi’s family property in Bir Salah, Tunisia.
Sarah Toumi (left) planting seedlings.
Acacia seedlings planted at Bir Salah, Tunisia.
Acacia seedlings benefit from irrigation at Bir Salah, Tunisia.
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