#Agriculture

  • Article: 1,500 Bird Species Are Facing Extinction Thanks to Climate Change
    Environment

    1,500 Bird Species Are Facing Extinction Thanks to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|April 24, 2018

    “The data are unequivocal.” Read more

  • Article: Mali's Erratic Weather Is Pushing Girls Into Risky Situations
    Girls & Women

    Mali's Erratic Weather Is Pushing Girls Into Risky Situations

    April 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    When drought comes, girls are the ones who must earn a living for their families. Read more

  • Article: Expect More People to Go Hungry as Climate Change Gets Worse: Report
    Environment

    Expect More People to Go Hungry as Climate Change Gets Worse: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|April 2, 2018

    Crops will become much harder to grow as temperatures rise. Read more

  • Article: In Uganda, Unmarried Women Are Fighting to Keep Their Homes
    Girls & Women

    In Uganda, Unmarried Women Are Fighting to Keep Their Homes

    March 27, 2018|News Deeply

    Women's rights to land are often undermined by patriarchal customs. Read more

  • Article: This ‘Super Bean’ Is Feeding and Empowering South Sudanese Refugees
    Food & Hunger

    This ‘Super Bean’ Is Feeding and Empowering South Sudanese Refugees

    By Andrew McMaster|Jan. 24, 2018

    Meet NABE15, the toughest bean you’ll ever encounter. Read more

  • Article: Drought in Israel Threatens Holy Land's Waters
    Environment

    Drought in Israel Threatens Holy Land's Waters

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Jan. 4, 2018

    Elsewhere in the world, water crises are affecting billions of people. Read more

  • Article: Chocolate Could Vanish in 30 Years Because of Climate Change
    Food & Hunger

    Chocolate Could Vanish in 30 Years Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 2, 2018

    But GMO technology could be a solution. Read more

  • Article: This Country Is Leading the World in Ending Food Waste
    Food & Hunger

    This Country Is Leading the World in Ending Food Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 6, 2017

    Wine and cheese played a role. Read more