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No end to coal in Pakistan

No end to coal in Pakistan

Despite the rise of renewable energy as a cost-effective alternative, Pakistan remains wedded to coal power for reasons that have little to do with economics.

Do Smallholders hold the key to sustainable palm oil?

Do Smallholders hold the key to sustainable palm oil?

Palm oil smallholders play an increasing role in deforestation and peat degradation. To make sustainable palm oil a reality, an industry is searching for ways to steer these farmers towards more responsible practices.

Bangladesh bans sea fishing for all, affecting half a million people

Bangladesh bans sea fishing for all, affecting half a million people

Extending ban to small fishers in Bay of Bengal highlights environmental justice crisis.

UN food body elects first Chinese head as climate crisis worsens

UN food body elects first Chinese head as climate crisis worsens

Experts have called for the new agency head to show strong leadership in tackling rising hunger and climate change threats.

Want to ward off the apocalypse? Invest in women's health and rights

Want to ward off the apocalypse? Invest in women's health and rights

A world with less population growth offers greater chances of addressing the challenges humanity faces—and investment in women can get us there.