Malawian activist Gloria Majiga-Kamoto's efforts helped push the country's government to enforce a ban on thin plastics in 2019. And she hasn't stopped there. Improving national waste management is next on her agenda.
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The plastic food containers, coffee cups and cutlery that came with all that take-away during lockdown are now off the table as the EU gives single-use plastics the bin.
By July 29th people will have used up a whole year's worth of resources, from industry to household energy. Yet we still create waste. How to make the most of what we have efficiently and be better guests on this planet?
Emerging economies are increasingly investing in clean power grids over polluting power plants, but many are still reluctant to quit coal.
Zidan is five years old and suffers from asthma. It’s a consequence of the poor air quality in Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta. How can parents protect their children?
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