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15 05 2021 | 12:30

Kenya's 'World's Best Teacher' gives away 80% of his monthly income to help the poor.

In a small overcrowded classroom in Pwani village, rural Kenya, Peter Tabichi teaches his students science. Born in Kiisi, 37-year-old Tabichi is from a family full of teachers. In March, he won…

12 03 2021 | 08:43

Sky-High Levels of Fracking Chemicals Detected in Children's Bodies.

While the hazards of fracking to human health are well-documented, first-of-its-kind research from Environmental Health News shows the actual levels of biomarkers for fracking chemicals in the bodies…

07 03 2021 | 07:11

Harmful Chemicals Found in 25% of Children’s Toys, UNEP Study Finds.

STORY HIGHLIGHTS -Infants and young children are particularly sensitive to chemical exposure due to their rapid metabolic rate, high surface area to body weight ratio, and fast growing organs and…

16 02 2021 | 10:27

Youth Climate Advocates Vow to Take Landmark Case to Supreme Court, Following 9th Circuit Rejection.

For the second time in as many years, the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday rejected a landmark climate lawsuit brought by a group of young people — who say they will now take their case…

22 10 2020 | 09:42

Between Covid, climate change and the budget, no wonder many women are rethinking having babies.

Josh Frydenberg has urged women to have more children - but there was nothing in the budget to encourage them to do so.

30 09 2020 | 10:10

Fridays for Future Climate Strikers Are Back on the Streets.

Hamstrung by coronavirus lockdowns, frustrated school strikers have spent months staging digital protests against world leaders failing to act urgently on climate change. Today they are taking to…

27 09 2020 | 08:50

Student Climate Protesters Urge Their Universities to Go Carbon Neutral.

As West coast wildfires color the skies dystopian red and orange and an aggressive hurricane season batters the U.S. Gulf coast, college students are demanding their schools take bold action to…

27 09 2020 | 08:48

Learn about "Career Girls" !

Closing the Imagination Gap Career Girls is founded on the dream that every girl around the world has access to diverse and accomplished women role models — to learn from their experiences and to…

17 09 2020 | 12:18

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23 02 2020 | 11:49

Climate change threatens future of all children: UN report.

No country is doing enough to protect children from the impact of climate change, a joint report by the World Health Organization, UNICEF and The Lancet has found. The future of every child is at…

21 01 2020 | 07:53

Federer responds to climate change critics over Credit Suisse links.

Tennis star Roger Federer has responded to climate change critics - including campaigner Greta Thunberg - by saying he takes the issue very seriously. Activists oppose Federer's sponsorship deal…

10 12 2019 | 05:38

Youth Urge Climate Action at COP25.

Youth demanded climate action and celebrated Young and Future Generations Day at the UN Climate Change Conference COP25 in Madrid on Wednesday. Among the main topics discussed was how young people…

29 10 2019 | 13:56

World Bank opens writing contest for Sub-Saharan African youths on child marriage.

The World Bank has announced the launch of this year’s Blog4Dev competition, an annual writing contest that engages the Sub-Saharan African Youth to share their viewson critical issues that affect…

17 10 2019 | 09:37

Watch now: "I made a decision to protect the only place I call home: Earth."

This speech by Hilda Flavia Nakabuye must be heard by everyone, everywhere.

06 10 2019 | 17:14

Green-Kenya Newsletter | September 2019.

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01 10 2019 | 10:35

Hit for Six Report.

Documenting the impact of climate change on cricket, from batsman struggling in extreme heat to drought and flood affecting pitches, game needs to react say experts. From drought to heatwave and…

24 09 2019 | 11:53

Youth leaders vow continued pressure on governments and business for urgent action to address climate emergency at UN Youth Climate Summit.

Following massive rallies around the world for climate action, young people highlight plans to mobilize and accelerate action

28 08 2019 | 08:39

Church backs ‘distressed’ youth on school climate strikes.

Weeks out from a global day of strikes by students and teachers, the church presiding over some of the country’s most elite Sydney schools has endorsed a day of protest over climate change policy.…

23 08 2019 | 08:26

100 young climate champions awarded ‘Green Tickets’ to attend first ever UN Youth Climate Summit.

Secretary-General urges young people worldwide to join online and in local communities 

17 07 2019 | 16:47

Higher and Further Education Institutions across the globe declare Climate Emergency.

New York - Networks representing more than 7,000 higher and further education institutions from 6 continents announced that they are declaring a Climate Emergency, and agreed to undertake a three-…