#Deforestation

  • Article: Deforestation of Brazil's Indigenous Lands Reaches 11-Year High

    Deforestation of Brazil's Indigenous Lands Reaches 11-Year High

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Dec. 20, 2019

    Deforestation on reservations surged by over 174% in 2019. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Communities and Green Groups Unite to Protect Forests in Latin America

    Indigenous Communities and Green Groups Unite to Protect Forests in Latin America

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 13, 2019

    Forest communities are coming together to find ways to more effectively prevent deforestation. Read more

  • Article: This Youth Activist Wants People to Pay $10 a Month to Fight Climate Change

    This Youth Activist Wants People to Pay $10 a Month to Fight Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 2, 2019

    “This is about today. It’s not about future generations. Our existence is being threatened.” Read more

  • Article: Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 4, 2019

    That’s 22 million trees, every single year, for two decades. Read more

  • Article: 7 Organizations You Can Support to Protect the Amazon Rainforest

    7 Organizations You Can Support to Protect the Amazon Rainforest

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 22, 2019

    Losing the Amazon would imperil the United Nations' Global Goals. Read more

  • Article: Astonishing Decline in Wildlife Population Since 1970: Report

    Astonishing Decline in Wildlife Population Since 1970: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 14, 2019

    Forests depend on animals to thrive. Read more

  • Article: The Planet Is Doomed Unless We Stop Eating So Much Meat, UN Warns

    The Planet Is Doomed Unless We Stop Eating So Much Meat, UN Warns

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 5, 2019

    Even if renewable energy takes over world. Read more

  • Article: Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 31, 2019

    “Killings only tell part of the story.” Read more