Refrigerated transport is important in a hot country like South Africa. But the trucks are inefficient and emit large quantities of greenhouse gases. South Africa's agency for standards, the SABS, wants to make them more environmentally-friendly.
Transporting food is bad for the climate - coolants used to keep fruit, vegetables and meat fresh on the road are worse than CO2 emissions. Now, a South African firm is making the trip from farm to store greener.
Jordan is a country with scarce natural resources. How can they be used more sustainably? Global Ideas take a look.
With the fate of the Great Barrier Reef hanging in the balance, Margaret and Christine Wertheim are crocheting to recreate the magnificent ecosystem and draw attention to climate change and ocean acidification.
The largest naturally grown walnut forest in the world provides a livelihood for many people - but the forest is slowly dying. A new sustainable approach is supposed to save it.
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