#World

  • Article: Climate Change Cost the World $150B in 2019. Natural Disasters Are Only Getting More Expensive.

    Climate Change Cost the World $150B in 2019. Natural Disasters Are Only Getting More Expensive.

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 8, 2020

    Natural disasters are getting more expensive as climate change persists. Read more

  • Article: 16 Times Countries and Cities Have Banned Single-Use Plastics

    16 Times Countries and Cities Have Banned Single-Use Plastics

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 25, 2018

    They are an inspiration in the war on plastic. Read more

  • Article: Meet Alex Bwaluka, of Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development

    Meet Alex Bwaluka, of Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development

    Aug. 12, 2016

    Meet Alex Bwaluka. He's one of 10 finalists for the 2016 Waislitz Global Citizen Award. Read more

  • Article: 3 Female Street Artists Who Are Breaking Boundaries

    3 Female Street Artists Who Are Breaking Boundaries

    By Madeline Schwartz|July 22, 2016

    These artists are changing the conversation and challenging stereotypes of women. Read more

  • Article: Why Pokemon Go Might Be a Good Thing for Society

    Why Pokemon Go Might Be a Good Thing for Society

    By Madeline Schwartz|July 13, 2016

    This new augmented reality game phenomenon you’ve definitely heard of. Read more

  • Article: For Her Birthday, Malala Says #YesAllGirls Deserve an Education

    For Her Birthday, Malala Says #YesAllGirls Deserve an Education

    By Krista Watson|CHIME FOR CHANGE|July 12, 2016

    It’s Malala Day, and she’s celebrating with refugees in Kenya. Read more

  • Article: Why Canada’s gender-neutral IDs are such a big deal

    Why Canada’s gender-neutral IDs are such a big deal

    By Madeline Schwartz|July 11, 2016

    Trudeau’s surprise announcement puts Canada in a trailblazing position on LGBT rights. Read more

  • Article: Ahead of Olympics, Brazil grapples with anti-LGBT crimes

    Ahead of Olympics, Brazil grapples with anti-LGBT crimes

    By Madeline Schwartz|July 11, 2016

    One man hopes his crime-tracking website will help. Read more