#Economy

  • Article: The Great Green Wall Is the Type of Utopian Project That Could Save the Planet
    AdvocacyEnvironment

    The Great Green Wall Is the Type of Utopian Project That Could Save the Planet

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Sept. 11, 2019

    While other walls divide people, this initiative is bringing people together. Read more

  • Article: The Plant-Based Meat Industry Could Add $3 Billion to Australia’s Economy: Report

    The Plant-Based Meat Industry Could Add $3 Billion to Australia’s Economy: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 9, 2019

    "Australia [can] become a global plant-protein powerhouse." Read more

  • Article: UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy

    UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 19, 2019

    The financial benefits of providing 12 months of assistance to former slaves far outweigh the costs. Read more

  • Article: A 'Game-Changing' New Trade Deal Could Boost Africa's Economy by $3.4 Trillion

    A 'Game-Changing' New Trade Deal Could Boost Africa's Economy by $3.4 Trillion

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 9, 2019

    This is the biggest economic deal created since the World Trade Organization was launched in 1994. Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing

    Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing

    By Joe McCarthy|May 20, 2019

    "These resources will deplete one day if we do not use them sustainably.” Read more

  • Article: 7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela

    7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2019

    A crisis that began nearly a decade ago gets worse by the day. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work

    The UK Is Committing £500,000 to Help Empower Women Through Work

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 7, 2019

    “We're tapping into previously ignored talent, addressing gender inequality… helping our economy." Read more

  • Article: Fighting Climate Change Could Add $26 Trillion to Global Economy by 2030

    Fighting Climate Change Could Add $26 Trillion to Global Economy by 2030

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 5, 2018

    “We are at a unique ‘use it or lose it’ moment.” Read more