Trash. It's a huge problem all over the world - especially in growing cities. From waste-pickers in Mumbai to board games in Bangalore, Sella Oneko explores how India, population 1.25 billion, deals with garbage.
With growing concerns over the impact of air pollution on India's 1.2 billion people, the government has launched a new air quality index. But as Vandana Shiva tells DW, simply monitoring pollution won't solve the issue.
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As the world population grows, new sources of protein are needed. Does the answer lie in insects?
Join us as we take a look through the lens at some environmental events from around the world over the past week, including rights for two Indian rivers, a fish out of water and the crippling effects of drought.
Poisonings, robberies and smuggling: Ever since white truffles became more valuable than gold, Italy's truffle collectors have been at war with each other.
Plastic straws – we use them once and throw them away. But a women's initiative in Uganda is breathing new life into discarded straws by turning them into hats, bags and bracelets.
Meet the inimitable Ed Franklin Gavua, a man with an imagination as colorful as his waste-based masks.
Whale-friendly whale watching and creative recycling in Nigerian schools this week on eco@africa.
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