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.
Plastic waste is a growing problem in Cameroon, clogging waterways and leading to flooding. The government finally banned disposable plastic bags in 2014. And now, football legend Albert Roger Milla has come up with another innovative way to tackle the problem - by turning used plastic into tiles and paving stones.
How Germany's industrial heartland became a center for environmental projects and Europe's Green Capital 2017, and how residents transformed a trash-strewn Rio slum into an oasis of green development. Plus, an African soccer legend is tackling plastic waste.