#Agriculture

  • Article: South Africa's Female Farmers Are Being Held Back. This Partnership Is Fighting to Change That.

    South Africa's Female Farmers Are Being Held Back. This Partnership Is Fighting to Change That.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 29, 2019

    Vodacom, UN Women, and South African Women in Farming are joining forces for equality. Read more

  • Article: The Planet Is Doomed Unless We Stop Eating So Much Meat, UN Warns

    The Planet Is Doomed Unless We Stop Eating So Much Meat, UN Warns

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 5, 2019

    Even if renewable energy takes over world. Read more

  • Article: How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    By Sushmita Roy|July 31, 2019

    Approximately 35% of Central Harlem’s population under 18 lives in poverty. Read more

  • Article: The World Is Using Natural Resources Faster Than Ever Before

    The World Is Using Natural Resources Faster Than Ever Before

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 30, 2019

    “We have only got one Earth.” Read more

  • Article: Here's What It Will Take to Feed 10 Billion People by 2050

    Here's What It Will Take to Feed 10 Billion People by 2050

    By Joe McCarthy|July 26, 2019

    “The challenge is bigger than is commonly appreciated.” Read more

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

    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

    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

    '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