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  1. Article: UK Water Companies Vow to Plant 11 Million Trees to Go Carbon-Neutral
    Environment

    UK Water Companies Vow to Plant 11 Million Trees to Go Carbon-Neutral

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 19, 2019

    They want to protect the country’s bodies of water. Read more

  2. Article: Burkina Faso Facing 'Unprecedented' Food Emergency, UN Warns
    Food & Hunger

    Burkina Faso Facing 'Unprecedented' Food Emergency, UN Warns

    Aug. 19, 2019|Voice of America

    The West African country is suffering from growing hunger, instability, and displacement. Read more

  3. Article: Britain Just Officially Lost Its ‘Measles-Free’ Status
    Health

    Britain Just Officially Lost Its ‘Measles-Free’ Status

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 19, 2019

    Less than three years after it was eliminated, the disease is back. Read more

  4. Article: This Advocate Is Empowering Youth Across Kenya's Slums Through Education
    AdvocacyEducation

    This Advocate Is Empowering Youth Across Kenya's Slums Through Education

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 16, 2019

    Kennedy Odede’s SHOFCO Urban Network is training the country’s future leaders. Read more

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