#Climate Change

  • Article: Climate Change Disproportionately Impacts Black Mothers in the US, New Research Shows

    Climate Change Disproportionately Impacts Black Mothers in the US, New Research Shows

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 22, 2020

    Higher temperatures and pollution are both linked to premature, underweight, and stillborn deaths. Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Must Act Now to Ensure 'Green Recovery' From COVID-19, Energy Agency Warns

    World Leaders Must Act Now to Ensure 'Green Recovery' From COVID-19, Energy Agency Warns

    By Brandon Wiggins|June 18, 2020

    COVID-19 lockdowns have caused a sharp reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 15, 2020

    More than 200 million children are already out of school, and facing rising hunger and violence. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Is Now the 1st US State to Require Schools to Teach Climate Change

    New Jersey Is Now the 1st US State to Require Schools to Teach Climate Change

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Pia Gralki|June 5, 2020

    School districts must adopt the new guidelines by September 2021. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Could Double Africa’s Food Insecurity, World Food Programme Chief Warns

    COVID-19 Could Double Africa’s Food Insecurity, World Food Programme Chief Warns

    June 1, 2020

    The number of people who are on the verge of starvation has already risen to 135 million. Read more

  • Article: The First Koala Has Been Born in a Wildlife Park Since The Devastating Australian Bushfires

    The First Koala Has Been Born in a Wildlife Park Since The Devastating Australian Bushfires

    By Madeleine Keck|May 29, 2020

    The joey has been labelled a “sign of hope.” Read more

  • Article: Death Certificates in Australia Should Be Modernised to Include Climate Change, Experts Argue

    Death Certificates in Australia Should Be Modernised to Include Climate Change, Experts Argue

    By Madeleine Keck|May 25, 2020

    Researchers want climate change included as a secondary cause of death in cases of heat exposure. Read more

  • Article: 4 Critical Humanitarian Issues That African Countries Should Not Forget as They Fight COVID-19

    4 Critical Humanitarian Issues That African Countries Should Not Forget as They Fight COVID-19

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 20, 2020

    The pandemic exists alongside issues like hunger, child marriage, and extreme poverty. Read more