by Jesse Vogel - Guest Contributor Posted on December 11, 2014 Updated: December 12, 2014
In the face of harassment and violence, Amazonian tribes are calling for protection of their homes and forests from fossil fuel development.
by Joaquim Moreira Salles Posted on October 30, 2014 Updated: October 31, 2014
If the last four years are any indication, Brazilian environmental policy is about to become even more regressive.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on October 26, 2014
Many of the candies Americans will be consuming in large quantities this week contain a little-known ingredient that can have serious consequences for the climate.
by Joaquim Moreira Salles Posted on October 20, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
In total, 838 square kilometers of rainforest were cleared over the past two months, an area almost ten times the size of Manhattan.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 30, 2014
Habitat degradation, exploitation, and climate change have cut global vertebrate populations by 52 percent in the last four decades, according to a new study.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 23, 2014
Addressing deforestation is a major agenda item at Tuesday's climate summit, including the announcement of the New York Declaration on Forests.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 17, 2014
This week, both Krispy Kreme and Dunkin' Donuts committed to making sure the palm oil they fry their donuts in comes from sustainable and environmentally friendly suppliers.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 5, 2014
A new mapping project illustrates forest loss and gain around the world.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on July 7, 2014 Updated: July 7, 2014
"This is one of the greatest challenges of our time: to convert ourselves to a type of development that knows how to respect creation," Pope Francis said.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 17, 2014
Palm oil is found in nearly half the products in supermarkets. Responsibly sourcing it could be a game changer when it comes to climate and environmental issues.