#environment

  • Article: Rich Nations Hit by COVID-19 Urged to Keep Climate-Finance Promises to Poor

    Rich Nations Hit by COVID-19 Urged to Keep Climate-Finance Promises to Poor

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 1, 2020

    "To have a pandemic risk and a natural disaster risk is an unfortunate position to be in." Read more

  • Article: New Oil Discoveries Could Reduce Poverty in Guyana — But at What Cost?

    New Oil Discoveries Could Reduce Poverty in Guyana — But at What Cost?

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Nov. 4, 2019

    Guyana, one of the poorest South American countries, is poised to become rich. Read more

  • Article: Canadian Teens Are Heading to a Major UN Climate Conference to Screen Their Documentary

    Canadian Teens Are Heading to a Major UN Climate Conference to Screen Their Documentary

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 10, 2019

    Climate change is causing Canada to warm at double the global rate. Read more

  • Article: 3 Key Things for Global Citizens to Take Away From the Canada Election Leaders' Debate

    3 Key Things for Global Citizens to Take Away From the Canada Election Leaders' Debate

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 8, 2019

    The election takes place on Oct. 21, 2019. Read more

  • Article: 10 Movies at TIFF 2019 That Were Practically Made for Global Citizens

    10 Movies at TIFF 2019 That Were Practically Made for Global Citizens

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 4, 2019

    From films about health to gender equality to the environment, TIFF19 has a lot to offer. Read more

  • Article: Brazil's President Will Accept $22M Amazon Aid After All — But Not Without Conditions

    Brazil's President Will Accept $22M Amazon Aid After All — But Not Without Conditions

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 28, 2019

    Bolsonaro won't accept the offer unless Brazil can dictate how the money is spent. Read more

  • Article: Nepal Bans Single-Use Plastics in Mount Everest Region

    Nepal Bans Single-Use Plastics in Mount Everest Region

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 22, 2019

    The ban is intended to address the growing trash problem on and around Mount Everest. Read more

  • Article: The Greta Effect: Sales of Children’s Books About Climate Double

    The Greta Effect: Sales of Children’s Books About Climate Double

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 13, 2019

    A new environmentally conscious generation is creating a demand for books about saving the earth. Read more