#environment

  • Article: A Third of All Food Is Never Eaten — But These Chefs Are Working to Change That
    Food & Hunger

    A Third of All Food Is Never Eaten — But These Chefs Are Working to Change That

    April 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Squandering food is squandering everything that goes into food — including habitat and wildlife. " Read more

  • Article: People Are Getting Paid to Reuse Plastic Bags in Malaysia
    Finance & Innovation

    People Are Getting Paid to Reuse Plastic Bags in Malaysia

    April 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Tesco gives Kuala Lumpur customers discounts every time they reuse their bags. Read more

  • Article: The Giant Island of Plastic in the Pacific Is 16 Times Larger Than Thought
    Environment

    The Giant Island of Plastic in the Pacific Is 16 Times Larger Than Thought

    March 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It includes 1,800,000,000 pieces of plastic in it. 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

  • Article: The Long, Strange Journey of a Plastic Bag
    Finance & Innovation

    The Long, Strange Journey of a Plastic Bag

    By David Brand|Feb. 23, 2018

    They’re everywhere. But where do they come from? Read more

  • Article: This Courageous ‘Trash Girl’ Is Overcoming Bullies and Saving the World
    Environment

    This Courageous ‘Trash Girl’ Is Overcoming Bullies and Saving the World

    By David Brand  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 21, 2018

    12-year-old Nadia Sparkes’ daily trash pick-up has inspired her community. Read more

  • Article: These Carbon-Sucking Technologies Won't Stop Climate Change
    Environment

    These Carbon-Sucking Technologies Won't Stop Climate Change

    Feb. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Emissions cuts are the only way to halt climate change, scientists say. Read more

  • Article: These Young Colombians Are Suing Their Government to Protect the Environment
    Environment

    These Young Colombians Are Suing Their Government to Protect the Environment

    Jan. 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Deforestation is threatening the fundamental rights of those of us who are young today.” Read more