Most Recent Content from: Environment

  • Article: Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know
    Environment

    Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 19, 2019

    Here’s what the government has suggested to tackle plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: Farmers in Botswana Turn to Temp Jobs as Droughts Devastate the Country
    Environment

    Farmers in Botswana Turn to Temp Jobs as Droughts Devastate the Country

    Feb. 18, 2019

    Botswana's government introduces new drought management strategy to aid farmers at risk. Read more

  • Article: What's Next for the Climate Activists Who Skipped School to Protest?
    OpinionEnvironment

    What's Next for the Climate Activists Who Skipped School to Protest?

    Feb. 18, 2019

    Four pieces of advice for what's to come. Read more

  • Article: Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation
    Environment

    Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation

    Feb. 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Indonesia's deforestation rate declined, triggering a payment under a $1 billion climate deal. Read more

  • Article: Young People Are Ditching School to Protest Climate Change. We Asked Why They Care.
    Environment

    Young People Are Ditching School to Protest Climate Change. We Asked Why They Care.

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 15, 2019

    Global Citizen headed to London’s climate march to find out why young people are out protesting. Read more

  • Article: This Town Was Drowning in Plastic. Now It's a Model of Sustainability.
    Environment

    This Town Was Drowning in Plastic. Now It's a Model of Sustainability.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 14, 2019

    The town operates like plastic is a thing of the past. Read more

  • Article: These 5 Valentine's Day Traditions Are Being Threatened by Climate Change
    Environment

    These 5 Valentine's Day Traditions Are Being Threatened by Climate Change

    Feb. 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    From rising seas to declining chocolate supplies, climate change threatens romantic traditions. Read more

  • Article: Illegal Plastic-Burning Factories Fill Town With Toxic Fumes, Forcing Malaysia to Act
    Environment

    Illegal Plastic-Burning Factories Fill Town With Toxic Fumes, Forcing Malaysia to Act

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 13, 2019

    "I couldn't sleep at night because it was so smelly. I became like a zombie, I was so tired.” Read more