#environment

  • 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: Children's Books About the Environment Are Now Trendy — Thanks to Greta Thunberg

    Children's Books About the Environment Are Now Trendy — Thanks to Greta Thunberg

    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

  • Article: Thousands of Schools and Universities Declare 'Climate Emergency'

    Thousands of Schools and Universities Declare 'Climate Emergency'

    July 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Academic institutions are pledging to do more in the battle to save the planet. Read more

  • Article: 7-Eleven Japan Will Switch to Biodegradable Packaging and Eliminate Plastic Bags

    7-Eleven Japan Will Switch to Biodegradable Packaging and Eliminate Plastic Bags

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 26, 2019

    To combat Japan's high levels of plastic waste, the company will switch to biodegradable wrappers. Read more

  • Article: Large Animals Could Die Out Within Next 100 Years, Study Finds

    Large Animals Could Die Out Within Next 100 Years, Study Finds

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 29, 2019

    Scientists say the shift, caused by humans, could signal major changes for the world’s ecosystems. Read more

  • Article: England Bans Plastic Straws, Cotton Buds, and Drink Stirrers

    England Bans Plastic Straws, Cotton Buds, and Drink Stirrers

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 22, 2019

    The ban comes after years of campaigning. Read more