The environment is all around us, and humans depend on it to live.
Plants and animals, but also soil, water and climate: The environment is all around us, and we depend on it to survive. Environmental topics touch our lives every day, from where the food we eat comes from, to how the energy we consume is made, to what happens with the waste we produce. Here is an automatic compilation of DW content on environmental topics.
Dutch entrepreneur Bas van Abel came up with the Fairphone, an alternative to environmentally devastating smart phones. This October, Bas was among three winners of the 2016 German Environmental Prize. DW talks to the Fairphone founder to find out more.
Client Earth has taken the UK government to court for allegedly failing to tackle a crisis in air quality. The nonprofit says the government has downplayed the role of diesel emissions in causing high pollution levels in cities like London. Nik Martin traveled to the English capital to meet with some clean air campaigners trying to bring about change.