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What’s in store for the future when it comes to stopping air pollution? Watch experts and campaigners discuss the fight for...

In a jam, sitting in traffic in Metro Manila, the Philippines. Jolene Torres/Unsplash

Dana Drugmand explains how the powerful car industry has continually blocked change to keep us hooked.

Community journalists from the northeast of England on the impact of air pollution on their lives.

Child's play: A boy jumps across boats wedged on a mixture of crude oil, water and sand, near Bojo in the Niger Delta. Oil production is a major pollutant in the area. Petterik Wiggers/Panos 

Dirty air in Nigeria takes a huge toll on lives and livelihoods. But civil society is not short of ideas for change, as...

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Dirty air is not an impossible problem. Beth Gardiner assesses some places cleaning up their act.

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Agricultural air pollution seems to be a tough nut to crack. Amy Hall explores the air-pollution problem...

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Popular wisdom has it that everything is speeding up, including population growth. Danny Dorling shows just...

Children join with residents of Mahul to form a human chain as part of an International Human Rights Day protest against the government. Pratik Chorge/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

India’s air pollution crisis affects millions, and not just in Delhi. Aruna Chandrasekhar meets people...

Turkey is restricting access to a vital life source for thousands of people in northeast Syria. A new crowdfunder is raising money for water infrastructure in the region, writes Jo Taylor from the campaign.

Turkey is restricting access to a vital life source for thousands of people in northeast Syria. A new crowdfunder is raising...

A young boy wears a gas mask to protect himself from the fumes during a fire in Kibera, the largest slum in Nairobi, Kenya. DONWILSON ODHIAMBO/Sopa Images/Lightrocket via Getty

Covid-19 has shown us that swift action on global health is possible, even if it still falls short. What could we achieve,...

High school students wearing masks protest against high levels of air pollution outside the government building in Skopje, North Macedonia December 20, 2019. REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski

Air pollution kills millions of people each year. In the post-virus rush to return to ‘business as usual’, we could end up...

Nanjala Nyabola on making amends for high-carbon lifestyles.

Louise Gray on sonic journalism, a novel way of recording the decline of...

Vast areas of land have been stolen from tribal people and local communities under the false claim that this is necessary for conservation. Credit: Fiore Longo

Fiore Longo of Survival International argues for an end to big conservation projects that abuse and destroy...

Fifi, with her daughter Mia, bemoans the slow pace of construction. Photos: Tamzin Forster

Ever since Hurricane Irma struck in September 2017, residents of Barbuda have been trying to defend themselves against those...

Since the 1970s, the world’s human population has doubled to 7.7 billion.

Does obsession with population size miss the point? Mohan Rao and Sara Parkin weigh in on...

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