More and more Germans are giving up meat and animal products completely. It’s an environmentally friendly diet – and a major new market, with a growing choice of delicious vegan cuisine now on offer.
Meat would actually cost about triple its current market price if we factored in its environmental impact. Could a "meat tax" cut consumption and help do what needs to be done to fight climate change?
DW's half-hour radio show and podcast Living Planet makes the environment matter to you.
When a group of Brazilian families occupied disused farmland they found lifeless soil and water. Fifteen years on, they have brought it back to health. Their story is part of a larger battle over Brazil's farming future.
Balloons, cotton swabs, plastic bags — these are environmentally-damaging products we could live without. But not all of them are on the European Union's list of proposed items to ban. We pick five that should be.
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