#China

  • Article: Cambodia and China Can't Stop 'Bride Trafficking' Without More Funding, Activists Say

    Cambodia and China Can't Stop 'Bride Trafficking' Without More Funding, Activists Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 1, 2019

    Thousands of Cambodian women are living in forced marriages in China. Read more

  • Article: Illegal Plastic-Burning Factories Fill Town With Toxic Fumes, Forcing Malaysia to Act

    Illegal Plastic-Burning Factories Fill Town With Toxic Fumes, Forcing Malaysia to Act

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 13, 2019

    "I couldn't sleep at night because it was so smelly. I became like a zombie, I was so tired.” Read more

  • Article: Eat Less Pork and Help the Planet, Advocates Say Ahead of Chinese New Year

    Eat Less Pork and Help the Planet, Advocates Say Ahead of Chinese New Year

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 4, 2019

    China consumes more meat than any other country. Read more

  • Article: We Need to Rethink This Concept to End Extreme Poverty, Researchers Say

    We Need to Rethink This Concept to End Extreme Poverty, Researchers Say

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 29, 2019

    The global poverty rate was cut by more than half in 40 years; now, the reduction rate is slowing. Read more

  • Article: This Chinese Village Is Fighting Poverty With Yoga

    This Chinese Village Is Fighting Poverty With Yoga

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 11, 2019

    Lotus position. Shavanasa. Prosperity. Read more

  • Article: China Lifts Ban on Rhino Horns and Tiger Bones Even as Species Near Extinction

    China Lifts Ban on Rhino Horns and Tiger Bones Even as Species Near Extinction

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 31, 2018

    Rhino and tiger populations have plummeted over the past century. Read more

  • Article: Dozens Dead as Typhoon Mangkhut Strikes the Philippines, Hong Kong, and China

    Dozens Dead as Typhoon Mangkhut Strikes the Philippines, Hong Kong, and China

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 17, 2018

    The storm is reportedly this year’s strongest. Read more

  • Article: Asia's Growing Appetite for Meat and Seafood Will 'Strain Environment'

    Asia's Growing Appetite for Meat and Seafood Will 'Strain Environment'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 4, 2018

    A land area the size of India will be needed for additional food production. Read more