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The French government has abandoned plans to build a controversial airport – but is still evicting the ZAD...

A large-scale dam in the Amazon is leading to dangerously high levels of mercury in indigenous communities...

Alfred Kelfala, part of the roving Freetown Ebola burial team, puts on a safety suit before burying a corpse, 2015.

How humanity may have triggered Ebola outbreaks. By Katie McQue.

Promised plantation jobs, five years later these Mozambicans are still waiting, discovers Nils Adler....

Lebanon’s waste is literally spilling beyond its shores. Daniel Hilton reports.

Edinburgh university fossil fuel divestment

Edinburgh student Ruby Kelman on why the university’s divestment victory matters.

Gina Lopez

The fiery Filipino environmentalist talks to Veronique Mistiaen.

Bertha Zúñiga Cáceres

Bertha Zúñiga Cáceres talks about her mother’s example and how ancestors accompany our struggles.

Arctic oil trial

But ‘Trial of the Century’ also cements climate protections, reports Ragnhild Freng Dale.

Hurricane Maria swept through Dominica, destroying 62 per cent of all dwellings and killing 57, Richard Swift...

Citizens are coming to the rescue of endangered seagrass meadows, writes Nick Dowson.

New Internationalists’s 2017 top reads

Our 10 most read articles of the year are still as relevant as ever.

Peasants feed world: examples of the rich variety of foods produced by peasant farming.

Peasants, not industrial agriculture, are the way to feed the world, argue Pat Mooney and Nnimmo...

climate migrants

That’s how news media brand climate migrants, says researcher Alex Randall.

Air pollution India: Smog near Delhi. Photo: Saurabh Kumar, Creative Commons

When smog stops play, you know it’s real bad. Mari Marcel Thekaekara writes.

Arvind Gupta in his lab. Ashok Rupner

Making learning fun for young minds. Priti Salian reports from a classroom in Bangalore...


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