#Agriculture

  • Article: Cambodian Lakes Filled in for Malls as Capital's Poor Are Pushed Out
    Water & Sanitation

    Cambodian Lakes Filled in for Malls as Capital's Poor Are Pushed Out

    July 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The filling of lakes in favor of malls and apartments impacts the livelihoods of the city's poor. Read more

  • Article: These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming
    Girls & Women

    These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming

    July 5, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women make up nearly half the global workforce in farming, yet they are often overlooked. Read more

  • Article: 'Peace Ambassadors' Ease Water Conflicts in Drought-Prone Kenya
    Water & Sanitation

    'Peace Ambassadors' Ease Water Conflicts in Drought-Prone Kenya

    June 27, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Volunteers are being trained to show rural communities ways to use water more efficiently. Read more

  • Article: A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns
    Environment

    A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 25, 2019

    The UN’s special rapporteur on human rights offers a blistering rebuke to governments. Read more

  • Article: India Pledges to Provide Clean Water to All Rural Households by 2024
    Water & Sanitation

    India Pledges to Provide Clean Water to All Rural Households by 2024

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 17, 2019

    The commitment will impact communities living in poverty the most. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Indian Villages Empty as People Flee Historic Drought
    Environment

    Hundreds of Indian Villages Empty as People Flee Historic Drought

    By Sushmita Roy|June 13, 2019

    Heatwaves have already caused 36 deaths in the country. Read more

  • Article: This Company Has a Plan to Pull All the Excess Carbon Out of the Atmosphere
    Environment

    This Company Has a Plan to Pull All the Excess Carbon Out of the Atmosphere

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2019

    And it’s deceptively simple. Read more

  • Article: 'Dead Zone' in Gulf of Mexico Could Soon Grow Larger Than the Size of Massachusetts
    Environment

    'Dead Zone' in Gulf of Mexico Could Soon Grow Larger Than the Size of Massachusetts

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|June 11, 2019

    "It is all a part of how we treat our ecosystem and our consumptive nature." Read more