#EU

  • Article: Greta Thunberg: 3 Emergency Summits on Brexit and Not a Single One on Climate Change

    Greta Thunberg: 3 Emergency Summits on Brexit and Not a Single One on Climate Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 17, 2019

    The 16-year-old climate activist wants world leaders to get their priorities right. Read more

  • Article: There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.

    There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|April 1, 2019

    We asked an expert why having a definition is such a big deal. Read more

  • Article: European Parliament Votes to Ban Single-Use Plastics With Historic Law

    European Parliament Votes to Ban Single-Use Plastics With Historic Law

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 27, 2019

    “This is essential for the planet.” Read more

  • Article: EU Boosts Climate Change Budget After Greta Thunberg Speech

    EU Boosts Climate Change Budget After Greta Thunberg Speech

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 22, 2019

    The European Commission says it will spend hundreds of billions of euros to save the environment. Read more

  • Article: Brexit Could Plunge 1.7 Million People Into Extreme Poverty, Report Shows

    Brexit Could Plunge 1.7 Million People Into Extreme Poverty, Report Shows

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 6, 2019

    March 29 is imminent — but there are people whose lives are being forgotten in the debate. Read more

  • Article: Bill & Melinda Gates Commit €54M to Improving Health in Africa

    Bill & Melinda Gates Commit €54M to Improving Health in Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 24, 2018

    This pledge will help people in low-income African countries gain access quality health services. Read more

  • Article: EU Migrant Workers Contribute £2.3K More a Year to Britain Than UK Citizens

    EU Migrant Workers Contribute £2.3K More a Year to Britain Than UK Citizens

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 18, 2018

    People from the EU pay £78,000 more than they take out over a lifetime. Read more

  • Article: Poverty Still Crushes Greece as Financial Bailout Comes to Close

    Poverty Still Crushes Greece as Financial Bailout Comes to Close

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 20, 2018

    “I wake up in the morning to a nightmare.” Read more