#climate change

  • Article: This Tree Helped Kenyan Farmers Beat Drought and Poverty
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    This Tree Helped Kenyan Farmers Beat Drought and Poverty

    March 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Planting Melia volkensii trees with crops could save the livelihood of Kenyan farmers. Read more

  • Article: If You Use Natural Resources Like There's 'No Tomorrow,' There May Not Be One, UN Says
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    If You Use Natural Resources Like There's 'No Tomorrow,' There May Not Be One, UN Says

    March 13, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Surging consumption of natural resources accounts for half of the world's planet-heating emissions. Read more

  • Article: This Mammal Is the First to Become Extinct From Human-Induced Climate Change
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    This Mammal Is the First to Become Extinct From Human-Induced Climate Change

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|Feb. 21, 2019

    If temperatures rise, almost 8% of all species around the world could become extinct Read more

  • Article: Study: Lab-Grown Meat May Be Worse for Climate Than Cow Farts
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    Study: Lab-Grown Meat May Be Worse for Climate Than Cow Farts

    Feb. 21, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Cultured meat production could spur global warming more in than some types of cattle farming Read more

  • Article: Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation
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    Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation

    Feb. 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Indonesia's deforestation rate declined, triggering a payment under a $1 billion climate deal. Read more

  • Article: These 5 Valentine's Day Traditions Are Being Threatened by Climate Change
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    These 5 Valentine's Day Traditions Are Being Threatened by Climate Change

    Feb. 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    From rising seas to declining chocolate supplies, climate change threatens romantic traditions. Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019
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    The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2019

    The threats include climate change, the anti-vaxxer movement, and a looming pandemic. Read more

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