by Ryan Koronowski & Shiva Polefka - Guest Contributor Posted on December 24, 2014
The estuary was protected as a sanctuary for rare dolphin species, but that designation did not prevent oil spreading at least 40 miles, deep into the area’s mangroves, shorelines, and wetlands.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 14, 2014
Seventeen Bangladesh garment factories had to be immediately evacuated after a safety inspection.
by Annie Malknecht Posted on August 18, 2014
In the fight against crushing poverty, many are focusing on how far some countries are from the goal. Instead, here's how far some have come.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 4, 2014 Updated: July 4, 2014
This July 4th, take a look at how some other countries made their way to independence and how they celebrate today.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 24, 2014
Tangible action is being taken to improve safety in Bangladesh. What about the world's other garment workers?
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 21, 2014
As systematic inspections get underway in Bangladesh's textile plants, signs already point to unsafe conditions.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 24, 2013
Some American retailers that sells items produced by suppliers in a Bangladesh factory that collapsed in April will likely not take part in a $40 million compensation fund to aid the families of workers who died.
by Aviva Shen Posted on December 23, 2013
Over a year since 112 workers died in a Bangladeshi garment factory fire, police are finally charging the owners and 11 others with culpable homicide.
by Bryce Covert Posted on December 10, 2013
H&M will use its influence with other retailers and governments to push for higher wages for those who work in garment factories.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 25, 2013
Victims of factory collapses in Bangladesh are still waiting on compensation.