Environment

Over 100 NGOs ask World Bank to end fossil fuel funding

Over 100 NGOs ask World Bank to end fossil fuel funding

World Bank Group provides over $12 billion for 88 fossil fuel projects in 38 countries in 2014-2018, NGOs say

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Climate activists block roads in German capital
07.10.2019

Climate activists block roads in German capital

Extinction Rebellion activists shut down Berlin’s major traffic artery to increase pressure on government

Izmir joins WWF's fight against plastic pollution
04.10.2019

Izmir joins WWF's fight against plastic pollution

Izmir commits to stop any source of plastic leakage into nature by 2030, mayor signs letter of intent with WWF

Climate change: A menace to wild bees
04.10.2019

Climate change: A menace to wild bees

Only able to survive within limited temperature ranges, global warming exiles bees from natural habitats, says expert

S Korea faces typhoon amid African swine fever outbreak
03.10.2019

S Korea faces typhoon amid African swine fever outbreak

At least 6 people dead due to Typhoon Mitag as the nation sees rise in number of African swine fever cases

20M+ people take part in World Cleanup Day: Organizer
02.10.2019

20M+ people take part in World Cleanup Day: Organizer

'Trash blindness' falling, World Cleanup Day cures people of condition, says head of group coordinating worldwide event