#climate change

  • Article: Canada Must Protect 30% of Its Land and Water to Avoid ‘Nature Emergency’: Report
    Environment

    Canada Must Protect 30% of Its Land and Water to Avoid ‘Nature Emergency’: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 18, 2019

    In 2010, Canada agreed to a goal of protecting at least 17% of its land and inland waters by 2020. Read more

  • Article: Rising Heat Stress Could Cost 80 Million Jobs by 2030, UN Says
    Environment

    Rising Heat Stress Could Cost 80 Million Jobs by 2030, UN Says

    July 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A drop in working hours due to climate change could cost the global economy $2.4 trillion. Read more

  • Article: 'We Want Water': Côte d'Ivoire's Largest City Plagued by Shortages
    Water & Sanitation

    'We Want Water': Côte d'Ivoire's Largest City Plagued by Shortages

    June 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Urbanization and climate change have contributed to the city's water shortage. Read more

  • Article: Nearly All US National Parks Are Dangerously Affected by Air Pollution, Study Finds
    Environment

    Nearly All US National Parks Are Dangerously Affected by Air Pollution, Study Finds

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 8, 2019

    New study shows all national parks suffer from some level of hazardous air pollution. Read more

  • Article: How Kids Change Parents' Minds About Climate Change
    Environment

    How Kids Change Parents' Minds About Climate Change

    By Lindsay Powers|May 8, 2019

    New research shows how simple conversations between kids and adults can change the world. Read more

  • Article: Allowing Locals to Manage Forests Can Reduce Emissions and Poverty, Study Finds
    Environment

    Allowing Locals to Manage Forests Can Reduce Emissions and Poverty, Study Finds

    May 7, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Deforestation impacts local communities through climate change and socio-economic stress. Read more

  • Article: Half of World Heritage Sites' Glaciers Could Vanish by 2100
    Environment

    Half of World Heritage Sites' Glaciers Could Vanish by 2100

    May 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The only way to preserve them is by cutting greenhouse gas emissions. Read more

  • Article: Students Are Inspiring Their Parents to Join the Global Fight Against Climate Change
    Environment

    Students Are Inspiring Their Parents to Join the Global Fight Against Climate Change

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|April 3, 2019

    These kids are teaching their parents a lesson. Read more