#Pollution Management and Environmental Health

  • Article: Bitcoin Is Massively Polluting the Earth — And We Should All Be Scared
    Environment

    Bitcoin Is Massively Polluting the Earth — And We Should All Be Scared

    By Andrew McMaster|Dec. 6, 2017

    The digital currency uses as much energy as 28 million US households per year. Read more

  • Article: Health impacts of living in a city
    Health

    Health impacts of living in a city

    By Gus Stahl|Oct. 31, 2015

    Now that more people are living in cities than in rural areas, it's time to look at the impacts. Read more

  • Article: Norway commits to air pollution reduction at Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day
    Environment

    Norway commits to air pollution reduction at Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day

    June 25, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    9 million people died in 2012 as a result of pollution. Read more

  • Article: Cleaning Dhaka and Bangladesh's air
    Environment

    Cleaning Dhaka and Bangladesh's air

    April 27, 2015|The World Bank Group

    The clean air and sustainable environment project tackle's pollution in Dhaka and Bangladesh. Read more

  • Article: Here today, gone in the next century: seven threatened natural wonders
    Environment

    Here today, gone in the next century: seven threatened natural wonders

    By Stefany Gutu|April 22, 2015|Global Poverty Project

    Check out these seven magnificent places that could disappear in just a few decades. Read more

  • Article: Curbing air pollution in Mongolia's capital
    Environment

    Curbing air pollution in Mongolia's capital

    April 21, 2015|The World Bank Group

    Mongolia has one of the world's most polluted cities. How can we change that? Read more

  • Article: Clean air and healthy lungs: how to better tackle air pollution
    Environment

    Clean air and healthy lungs: how to better tackle air pollution

    April 21, 2015|The World Bank Group

    Addressing air quality will save lives now and support economies of tomorrow. Read more

  • Video: Can you guess what's almost three times more deadly than malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis combined?
    Environment

    Can you guess what's almost three times more deadly than malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis combined?

    By Christina Nuñez|April 7, 2015

    We can stop this silent killer. Read more