#North America

  • Article: Calgary Just Slashed Transit Prices for the City’s Poor

    Calgary Just Slashed Transit Prices for the City’s Poor

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|July 28, 2016

    The city will charge just $5 a month for transit passes. Read more

  • Article: A Tesla Cofounder is Now Making Jet Powered Garbage Trucks

    A Tesla Cofounder is Now Making Jet Powered Garbage Trucks

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|July 19, 2016

    The age of the Jetsons is here! Well … sort of. Read more

  • Article: How technology will lead to better (and safer) policing

    How technology will lead to better (and safer) policing

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|July 8, 2016

    Technology is part of the solution, humanity is the rest. Read more

  • Article: Fair-trade fashion: How a fashion boutique in Mexico is making a difference

    Fair-trade fashion: How a fashion boutique in Mexico is making a difference

    By Ismelka Gomez|Global Poverty Project|July 2, 2016

    A Mexican entrepreneur showcases how fashion can change the world. Read more

  • Article: North America's leaders are all smiles

    North America's leaders are all smiles

    By Joe McCarthy|July 1, 2016

    Three amigos! Read more

  • Article: Canada, Mexico, US join for massive push toward zero carbon

    Canada, Mexico, US join for massive push toward zero carbon

    By Joe McCarthy|June 29, 2016

    This is the type of cross-country teamwork the world needs. Read more

  • Article: Solving the refugee crisis 5 Canadians at a time

    Solving the refugee crisis 5 Canadians at a time

    By Annika Reno|Global Poverty Project|June 20, 2016

    Canada's resettlement programs demonstrate world leadership in addressing the refugee crisis. Read more

  • Article: The Monument Quilt provides a public healing space for survivors of sexual violence

    The Monument Quilt provides a public healing space for survivors of sexual violence

    By Garima Bakshi|CHIME FOR CHANGE|May 24, 2016

    More than 1,500 personal stories are a part of this crowdsourced quilt. Read more