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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…

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2020/06/16

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 …

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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…

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2020/05/19

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…

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2020/04/28

Finland Just Gave Dads the Same Paid Parental Leave as Moms

The Nordic country will offer 164 days of paid leave to each parent. In the competition to be the best country for working parents, Finland is stepping up its g…

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2020/04/16

Singular ‘they’ voted word of the decade by US linguists

US linguists have chosen “they” as their word of the decade, recognising the growing use of third-person plural pronouns as a singular form to refer to people w…

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2020/03/17

IFC-Backed Uber of Trucks Reshapes Nigeria’s Haulage Market

(Bloomberg) — An Uber-like App for trucks is making it easier and cheaper for firms to move goods in Africa’s most populous nation. Freight logistics star…

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2020/03/10

The World Is Headed for a Food Security Crisis. Here’s How We Can Avert It

The world currently produces more than enough food to feed everyone, yet 815 million people (roughly 11% of the global population) went hungry in 2016, accordin…

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2020/02/21

Scientists have found an unlikely ally in the fight to save coral reefs

This story was published in partnership with Nexus Media, a syndicated newswire covering climate, energy, policy, art, and culture. A healthy coral reef sounds …

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2020/02/19