War has devastating consequences. Not just on man-made infrastructure, but also on natural ecosystems.
But even amid the most vicious struggles, there are people fighting to protect the world we live in and help recover what was lost.
In August 2017, a brutal campaign against the majority-Muslim Rohingya began in Myanmar. The military and armed fighters killed more than 6,000 Rohingya in just one month. Thousands more were forced to flee violence and persecution in their home country. The scale of the exodus was enormous.
They reached safety, but they also faced another threat: Wild elephants – trying to follow their usual migratory route through the forests – rampaging through their camps, destroying tents,