#Environment

  • Article: Canada Must Protect 30% of Its Land and Water to Avoid ‘Nature Emergency’: Report
    Environment

    Canada Must Protect 30% of Its Land and Water to Avoid ‘Nature Emergency’: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 18, 2019

    In 2010, Canada agreed to a goal of protecting at least 17% of its land and inland waters by 2020. Read more

  • Article: Cambodia Is the Latest Country to Send Containers of Garbage Back to the US and Canada
    Environment

    Cambodia Is the Latest Country to Send Containers of Garbage Back to the US and Canada

    By Joe McCarthy|July 18, 2019

    "Cambodia is not a dustbin.” Read more

  • Article: Britain to Consider Environmental Cost of Mass Tourism
    Environment

    Britain to Consider Environmental Cost of Mass Tourism

    July 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "It's easy to forget about the environmental impact our holidays are having." Read more

  • Article: A South African Store Has Introduced a ‘Nude Wall’. But It’s Not What You Think.
    Environment

    A South African Store Has Introduced a ‘Nude Wall’. But It’s Not What You Think.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 16, 2019

    Pick n Pay is cracking down on plastic pollution with an ingenious solution. Read more

  • Article: This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic
    Environment

    This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic

    By Sushmita Roy|July 15, 2019

    Sam Bencheghib plans to run 20 miles a day, six days a week, for six months. Read more

  • Article: Cambodian Lakes Filled in for Malls as Capital's Poor Are Pushed Out
    Water & Sanitation

    Cambodian Lakes Filled in for Malls as Capital's Poor Are Pushed Out

    July 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The filling of lakes in favor of malls and apartments impacts the livelihoods of the city's poor. Read more

  • Article: Miley Cyrus Says We Need to Treat Women and the Planet Better
    Environment

    Miley Cyrus Says We Need to Treat Women and the Planet Better

    By Sushmita Roy|July 12, 2019

    "We just take and take and expect it to keep producing. And it's exhausted.” Read more

  • Article: 10 Colorful Photos of Strength and Resilience From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    10 Colorful Photos of Strength and Resilience From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 12, 2019

    From Pride marches to the US women's national soccer team's win, this week was filled with hope. Read more