#climate change

  • Article: World Waste Could Grow 70% as Cities Boom, Warns World Bank
    Environment

    World Waste Could Grow 70% as Cities Boom, Warns World Bank

    Sept. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The rise in rubbish will outstrip population growth, reaching 3.4 billion tons by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Increased Carbon Dioxide Levels Could Lead to 125 Million Years of Life Lost
    Health

    Increased Carbon Dioxide Levels Could Lead to 125 Million Years of Life Lost

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 4, 2018

    New research shows that less nutritious crops could lead to increased disease. Read more

  • Article: The World May Miss Its Goal of Ending Child Marriage by 2030
    Girls & Women

    The World May Miss Its Goal of Ending Child Marriage by 2030

    June 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Extreme weather in countries like Bangladesh and Mali have put more girls at risk of child marriage. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Will Make Rice Less Healthy in Years to Come: Report
    Food & Hunger

    Climate Change Will Make Rice Less Healthy in Years to Come: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|May 24, 2018

    About 2 billion people around the world rely on rice as their primary food. Read more

  • Article: An Endangered Right Whale Has Finally Been Spotted in Canadian Waters
    Environment

    An Endangered Right Whale Has Finally Been Spotted in Canadian Waters

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 16, 2018

    There were no calves spotted during the winter season. Read more

  • Article: 10 Moments When David Attenborough Made Us Swoon
    Environment

    10 Moments When David Attenborough Made Us Swoon

    By Sarah Hazlehurst|May 8, 2018

    "Well, I'm having a good time. Which makes me feel guilty too. How very English." Read more

  • Article: A Night of Music, Gender Equality & Climate Action at Global Citizen Live Vancouver
    Girls & Women

    A Night of Music, Gender Equality & Climate Action at Global Citizen Live Vancouver

    By Peggy Chen|April 13, 2018

    A huge crowd gathered at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver. Read more

  • Article: The Arctic Just Had Its Warmest Winter Ever
    Environment

    The Arctic Just Had Its Warmest Winter Ever

    By David Brand|March 7, 2018

    “It’s just crazy, crazy stuff.” Read more