#Climate Change

  • Article: This English Region Is Planning a World-First for Climate Change Teaching
    Education

    This English Region Is Planning a World-First for Climate Change Teaching

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 31, 2019

    Its new mayor, Jamie Driscoll, declared a climate emergency on his first day in office in May. Read more

  • Article: Conflict Forces Cameroon's Drought-Hit Farmers to Become 'Food Beggars'
    Environment

    Conflict Forces Cameroon's Drought-Hit Farmers to Become 'Food Beggars'

    July 30, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The conflict has left at least 1,850 people dead and more than half a million displaced. Read more

  • Article: Climate Activist Greta Thunberg to Sail to US on Zero-Carbon Trip
    Environment

    Climate Activist Greta Thunberg to Sail to US on Zero-Carbon Trip

    July 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thunberg will use a racing boat fitted with solar panels and underwater turbines. Read more

  • Article: Want to Take a Summer Holiday Without Flying? Here Are Some Tips From the No-Fly Movement
    Environment

    Want to Take a Summer Holiday Without Flying? Here Are Some Tips From the No-Fly Movement

    By Helen Lock|July 29, 2019

    "Flygskam" meaning "flight shame" is a buzzword in Sweden. Global Citizen finds out more. Read more

  • Article: Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 26, 2019

    Devastating heat waves, now a common occurrence, struck many parts of Europe this week. Read more

  • Article: Low-Carbon Energy Generated More Than Half of UK's Electricity in 2018 for the First Time
    Environment

    Low-Carbon Energy Generated More Than Half of UK's Electricity in 2018 for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 26, 2019

    Renewables and nuclear were responsible for a record-breaking 52.6%. Read more

  • Article: Over 70% of Britons Care More About Climate Change Than Brexit
    Environment

    Over 70% of Britons Care More About Climate Change Than Brexit

    July 26, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Britons are "waking up to the devastating effects of the climate emergency." Read more

  • Article: The 1975 and Greta Thunberg Join Forces on New Track That Fights Climate Change With Every Listen
    Environment

    The 1975 and Greta Thunberg Join Forces on New Track That Fights Climate Change With Every Listen

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 26, 2019

    The 16-year-old climate activist calls on listeners to engage in civil disobedience. Read more