#climate change

  • Article: Fast-Growing African Cities at 'Extreme Risk' From Climate Change
    Environment

    Fast-Growing African Cities at 'Extreme Risk' From Climate Change

    Nov. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Wilder weather could lead to knock-on effects such as high crime rates and civil unrest Read more

  • Article: 15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change
    Environment

    15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 12, 2018

    The death toll has reached 31 and the fires are not yet fully contained. Read more

  • Article: A Federal Judge Just Blocked the Keystone Pipeline
    Environment

    A Federal Judge Just Blocked the Keystone Pipeline

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 9, 2018

    Environmentalists and indigenous peoples have protested the pipelines since it was proposed in 2008. Read more

  • Article: This Electric Airplane Could Revolutionize How We Fly
    Environment

    This Electric Airplane Could Revolutionize How We Fly

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|Oct. 31, 2018

    Electric planes could make the airline industry eco-friendly. Read more

  • Article: These Inventors Won $1.5 Million for Pulling Clean Water Out of Thin Air
    Water & Sanitation

    These Inventors Won $1.5 Million for Pulling Clean Water Out of Thin Air

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 23, 2018

    The amazing machine runs on clean energy and is designed to help solve the water crisis. Read more

  • Article: $1 Billion Pledged for Climate Change Projects in Developing Countries
    Environment

    $1 Billion Pledged for Climate Change Projects in Developing Countries

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 23, 2018

    The commitment comes in the run-up to December’s UN climate talks. Read more

  • Article: 13 Powerful Photos of Activism and Resilience From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    13 Powerful Photos of Activism and Resilience From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Oct. 19, 2018

    These photos show communities facing our world's most pressing challenges and those fighting back. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season
    Environment

    Pakistan Suspends Brick Kilns to Curb Pollution Ahead of Smog Season

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Closure will have an economic impact — but the continued operation has an environmental impact." Read more