#Deforestation

  • Article: These Friendship Bracelets Are Made From Ocean Plastic and Seized Illegal Firearms
    PartnerCitizenship

    These Friendship Bracelets Are Made From Ocean Plastic and Seized Illegal Firearms

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 23, 2019

    Sustainable accessories brand Bottletop is helping spread the world about ending extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: This Man Restored 240 Million Trees in West Africa — and They Could Help Fight Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    This Man Restored 240 Million Trees in West Africa — and They Could Help Fight Hunger

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 14, 2018

    “Nature would heal itself, you just needed to stop hammering it.” Read more

  • Article: After Banned Palm Oil Ad, Iceland Has Let an 'Orangutan' Loose in London
    Environment

    After Banned Palm Oil Ad, Iceland Has Let an 'Orangutan' Loose in London

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 14, 2018

    It’s been spotted climbing a 20-foot Christmas tree. Read more

  • Article: Iceland's Christmas Ad Speaks Out Against Palm Oil and Deforestation — But It's Been Banned From TV
    Environment

    Iceland's Christmas Ad Speaks Out Against Palm Oil and Deforestation — But It's Been Banned From TV

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Carmen Singer|Nov. 12, 2018

    So social media has been getting to work to get the advert going viral. Read more

  • Article: Thousands Protest to Save What's Left of an Ancient Forest in Germany
    Environment

    Thousands Protest to Save What's Left of an Ancient Forest in Germany

    By Sophie Maes|Oct. 31, 2018

    Hambach Forest has become a symbol of the global environmental crisis. Read more

  • Article: How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival
    PartnerEnvironment

    How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 30, 2018|Vita Coco

    Vita Coco supports initiatives that will help offset emissions and energy usage from our festival. Read more

  • Article: Kenyans Are Replanting Forests With Slingshots and Hot Air Balloons
    Environment

    Kenyans Are Replanting Forests With Slingshots and Hot Air Balloons

    Sept. 10, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Only 7% of Kenya is forest. Read more

  • Feature: A Planet in Crisis: 5 Photographers Show a Dying Environment
    FeatureEnvironment

    A Planet in Crisis: 5 Photographers Show a Dying Environment

    By Olivia KestinErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|Aug. 31, 2018

    People know the world is in crisis, but what does it look like? Read more