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a healthy & wealthy society

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Introduces efforts to pursue healthy living equally for all.

Healthy ecosystems are nature’s barrier to hurricane damage

Soon after Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the coast of Texas in 2017, the tragically slow-moving, highly-destructive storm dumped a record-breaking amount of…

PEOPLE

2020/09/08

Bolivian teacher on a bike brings school to pupils

Armed only with his bicycle and a whiteboard, Bolivian teacher Wilfredo Negrete treks across rugged country terrain three times a week to give classes to childr…

PEOPLE

2020/08/31

Climate change forces Sami reindeer herders to adapt

Once, the lynx, wolverines and eagles that preyed on their animals were the main concern for reindeer herders as they moved them to find food in the winter. But…

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2020/08/26

‘Cleaner and greener’: Covid-19 prompts world’s cities to free public space of cars

The mayor of Athens has said he will “liberate” public space from cars. His counterpart in Paris says it is out of the question for the city to return to pre-co…

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2020/08/17

Lauren Singer on Embracing the “Awkward” Aspects of a Zero-Waste Lifestyle

“Anybody who sees a problem in the world and decides to do something about it is a badass,” environmental powerhouse Lauren Singer told InStyle. “Anyone who see…

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2020/07/30

12-year-old bookworm launches favela library in Brazil

Lua has a hungry look on her face as she holds her new book on Nelson Mandela, one of thousands the precocious 12-year-old has amassed for her new library in a …

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2020/07/21

Ford and McDonald’s join forces on new sustainability initiative

At first glance, an automaker and a restaurant chain represent two different sectors, however, upcycling waste, regardless of where it comes from is all part of…

PEOPLE

2020/07/09

Meet Thailand’s secret weapon in climate change battle

Bangkok’s future hangs in the balance. Rising sea levels, unchecked development, groundwater extraction, and rapid urban population growth has left millio…

PEOPLE

2020/06/23

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

2020/06/16