While many people have greater access to education, health, and sanitation, women tend to be poorer, earn less and have fewer opportunities in most aspects of life than men, according to this year's Human Development Report by UNDP.
Omair Ahmad –
New Zealand and Indian courts have recently moved to give rivers in their countries the same rights as human beings. But will this create more problems than it solves? The Third Pole's South Asia managing editor Omair Ahmad weighs in.
and Sophie Boehm –
President Trump’s decision to reinstate a policy prohibiting U.S. funding to international organizations administering or even mentioning abortion will have environmental implications as well, say World Resources Institute experts.