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A modest proposal to tackle climate change

Climate change is a global crisis that sees us racing towards a more than 2oC change in temperature that could…

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Is Europe stepping up to meet the plastic waste challenge?

From waste masses floating in oceans to birds pictured with their bellies full of the stuff, the environmental hazards caused…

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Hurricane Maria?

It’s difficult to imagine in our modern connected society that an entire country could lose contact with the world for…

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Taking climate action to the next level

I am sitting in an office in Taipei with the UPF travel group as Renee, the lovely Corporate Communications woman…

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“We Know the Way Through the Snow Storm”

Indigenous communities are particularly vulnerable to the effects of climate change. But their holistic approach to the environment and the…

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Iran’s ultimate choice – to keep or not to keep the deal.

Iran has long been dallying at the crossroads between reform and isolation. Four years ago, the country’s future seemed decided.…

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Lingering turmoil in Venezuela

“I seriously started to think about moving in 2010 when our son was about to be born. By that time…

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Iran’s new revolutionary generation?

Last month, Iranians celebrated the 39th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution which led to the downfall of the Pahlavi Shah…

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From hashtags to action: what next for #MeToo?

For the most part, powerful women. For the most part, influential women. For the most part, white women. #MeToo is…

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The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics: a white out for Korean Diplomacy

A white out, in skiing describes the weather conditions where already low visibility drops to almost nothing. This essentially illustrates…

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