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  • Article: 6 Times Billie Eilish Spoke Out Against the Climate Crisis

    6 Times Billie Eilish Spoke Out Against the Climate Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 19, 2020

    First Billie Eilish came for the GRAMMYs. Then she conquered the BRITs. Next stop: climate change! Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Launches Nationwide Vaccination Program Against Pneumonia

    Indonesia Launches Nationwide Vaccination Program Against Pneumonia

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 19, 2020

    Gavi works to see pneumonia vaccines reach developing nations at the same time as developed nations. Read more

  • Article: Just 2 of the 7 Targets Set to Close Indigenous Inequality in Australia Are on Track: Report

    Just 2 of the 7 Targets Set to Close Indigenous Inequality in Australia Are on Track: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 19, 2020

    The Closing the Gap policy was established in 2008 and aims to address Indigenous disadvantage. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution From Fossil Fuels Kills 4.5 Million People Every Year

    Air Pollution From Fossil Fuels Kills 4.5 Million People Every Year

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 18, 2020

    This pollution also costs the global economy an estimated $2.9 trillion annually. Read more

  • Article: 68 Indian Students Were Forced to Strip to Prove They Weren’t on Their Periods

    68 Indian Students Were Forced to Strip to Prove They Weren’t on Their Periods

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 18, 2020

    The hostel where students board maintains strict rules for women when they are on their period. Read more

  • Article: Jeff Bezos Pledges $10 Billion to Fight Climate Change

    Jeff Bezos Pledges $10 Billion to Fight Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 18, 2020

    This is his largest charitable pledge to date. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Calls Destruction of the Amazon a 'Crime' and Calls for Action

    Pope Francis Calls Destruction of the Amazon a 'Crime' and Calls for Action

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 18, 2020

    The pope has long championed environmental causes. Read more

  • Article: How Farmers in Central Kenya Are Tackling Malnutrition With Sweet Potatoes

    How Farmers in Central Kenya Are Tackling Malnutrition With Sweet Potatoes

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 18, 2020

    A farmers' cooperative is growing resilient sweet potato and making popular bakery products with it. Read more