#Tourism

  • Article: Luxury Safaris Are Expelling This Indigenous Group From Their Ancient Lands in the Serengeti
    Citizenship

    Luxury Safaris Are Expelling This Indigenous Group From Their Ancient Lands in the Serengeti

    By Joe McCarthy|May 15, 2018

    In 2017, thousands of Maasai homes were burned. Read more

  • Article: The Philippines Is Shutting Down This Resort Island Because of Water Pollution
    Environment

    The Philippines Is Shutting Down This Resort Island Because of Water Pollution

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|April 5, 2018

    President Duterte has likened Boracay, once famous for its pristine waters, to a “cesspool.” Read more

  • Article: This Hotel Chain Is Giving Out Sunscreen That Protects Coral Reefs
    Environment

    This Hotel Chain Is Giving Out Sunscreen That Protects Coral Reefs

    By Joe McCarthy|April 4, 2018

    Normal sunscreen is highly toxic to coral. Read more

  • Article: Tourists Visiting South Africa Will Be Asked to Restrict Water Use, Too
    Water & Sanitation

    Tourists Visiting South Africa Will Be Asked to Restrict Water Use, Too

    Feb. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Even if it rains tomorrow, we can never go back to the old way of consuming water" Read more

  • Article: Florida Receives Exemption From Offshore Drilling. Now Other States Want in.
    Environment

    Florida Receives Exemption From Offshore Drilling. Now Other States Want in.

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 11, 2018

    “The thing about selling these leases is you lock yourself into decades of carbon pollution.” Read more

  • Article: Belize Just Banned Oil Exploration in Its Waters
    Environment

    Belize Just Banned Oil Exploration in Its Waters

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2018

    Now other countries need to follow its lead. Read more

  • Article: Another Leading Volunteering Company Cuts Ties With Orphanage Tourism
    Citizenship

    Another Leading Volunteering Company Cuts Ties With Orphanage Tourism

    By Kim Nguyen|Nov. 15, 2017

    Campaign against orphanage tourism builds. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Best & Worst Countries to Visit in 2017
    Citizenship

    These Are the Best & Worst Countries to Visit in 2017

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 11, 2017

    A new report ranks countries on safety, infrastructure, and sustainability. Read more