#Water

  • Article: 1 Million Venezuelans Are Drinking Contaminated Water: Report

    1 Million Venezuelans Are Drinking Contaminated Water: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 22, 2019

    “When I drink the water, I feel repulsion.” Read more

  • Feature: These Activists Fight Industrial Pollution and Climate Change So We Can Have Clean Water

    These Activists Fight Industrial Pollution and Climate Change So We Can Have Clean Water

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 23, 2019

    They’re going up against powerfully entrenched interests — and winning. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous People Need a Say on Water Rights, UN Expert Urges

    Indigenous People Need a Say on Water Rights, UN Expert Urges

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 30, 2019

    Indigenous knowledge could be key in making smart decisions about water, but is being left out. Read more

  • Article: World's Dwindling Water Supplies Bring Greater Risk of Conflict: Report

    World's Dwindling Water Supplies Bring Greater Risk of Conflict: Report

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 22, 2019

    Approximately 40% of the world's population is dependent on transboundary water. Read more

  • Article: UK Water Companies Vow to Plant 11 Million Trees to Go Carbon-Neutral

    UK Water Companies Vow to Plant 11 Million Trees to Go Carbon-Neutral

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 19, 2019

    They want to protect the country’s bodies of water. Read more

  • Article: Plants Around the World Are Struggling to Grow as Atmosphere Dries Up

    Plants Around the World Are Struggling to Grow as Atmosphere Dries Up

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 16, 2019

    This trend will only worsen. Read more

  • Article: The World Is Using Natural Resources Faster Than Ever Before

    The World Is Using Natural Resources Faster Than Ever Before

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 30, 2019

    “We have only got one Earth.” Read more

  • Article: India’s 6th Biggest City Is Running Out of Water

    India’s 6th Biggest City Is Running Out of Water

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2019

    And the country faces a disastrous heat wave. Read more