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New homes offer some relief for Syria’s desperate displaced

Hamad al-Abdallah has installed wifi and insulation in his new concrete room, trying to make the most of the desperate conditions his family has endured since f…

PEACE

2020/06/18

What Livia Firth Thinks Fast Fashion Needs to Learn From the Diamond Trade

“I think we need to take every single CEO of every single fast-fashion company and bring them to Botswana and give them a slap,” said Eco-Age co-founder and cre…

PEOPLE

PROSPERITY

2020/06/16

This Man Has Saved His Town Millions of Dollars by Using Beer Waste to Treat Wastewater

Drue Newfield of Havre, Montana was recently recognized by the EPA for his innovative, sustainable approach to water treatment. Drue Newfield, Havre, Montana&#8…

PLANET

2020/06/09

Giant art project transforms East German housing blocks

An enduring reminder of the communist era, the vast, concrete “Plattenbau” tower blocks that surround cities in eastern Germany are usually consider…

PEOPLE

2020/05/28

Major Candy Companies Face Sustainability and Child Labor Issues, According to This ‘Chocolate Scorecard’

Chocolate is already known as a guilty pleasure, but a new report might leave you feeling legitimately guilty about …

PEOPLE

PROSPERITY

2020/05/26

The Rise of Co-Working Spaces Made for Moms

Ashley Wu had been working from home for about five years when her second child was born two years ago. She quickly learned managing a newborn, a 3-year-old, an…

PEOPLE

PROSPERITY

2020/05/19

Australia’s horrific fires may permanently change the country’s landscape

As bushfires in New South Wales, Australia, are finally contained, attention is turning to nature’s recovery. Green shoots are sprouting and animals are returni…

PLANET

2020/05/14

Digital lifeline for refugees in Bulgaria — and beyond

Single mother-of-two Sara Faizi from Afghanistan faced a dead end when she arrived in Bulgaria in 2018: the former bank branch operations manager needed a job b…

PEACE

PEOPLE

2020/05/12

Haiti pushes foster homes to counter problems in orphanages

Rose Boncoeur brought two emaciated little girls to live in her modest home in Haiti as part of a reform drive aimed at keeping children out of orphanages. &#82…

PEOPLE

PROSPERITY

2020/04/28