#Agriculture

  • Article: This Entrepreneur Is Helping Female Farmers Find Economic Independence
    Food & Hunger

    This Entrepreneur Is Helping Female Farmers Find Economic Independence

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    “Empowering a woman to earn an income to care for her family breaks the cycle of poverty." Read more

  • Article: Fighting Climate Change Could Save the World $30 Trillion, Report Finds
    Finance & Innovation

    Fighting Climate Change Could Save the World $30 Trillion, Report Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|May 24, 2018

    The costs of failing to fight climate change are astronomical. Read more

  • Article: 3 Changes You Should Make to Your Diet to Eat More Sustainably
    Food & Hunger

    3 Changes You Should Make to Your Diet to Eat More Sustainably

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|May 23, 2018

    We asked eco-chef Tom Hunt for his top tips. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Agripreneur Is Putting Sikkim on the Global Map
    Citizenship

    This Woman Agripreneur Is Putting Sikkim on the Global Map

    May 5, 2018

    Siddhi was recently awarded the 'Indian Women Achievers Award' for her relentless efforts! Read more

  • 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