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Toward a global biodiversity accord

Governments from around the world are already preparing for the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Kunming, China.

Modern living: same old problems

In 1965, a group of Swedish and Ethiopian researchers from the Tikur Anbessa Hospital published reports of their study in the Ethiopian Medical Journal.

Death by dirty cooking

Each year, exposure to household air pollution (HAP) kills 4.3 million people – more than HIV/AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis combined.

Corporate citizens must become global catalysts

By last month, 183 corporate CEOs signed on to a statement affirming their commitment to move beyond the “shareholder first” mantra to account for the interests of all stakeholders, including employees, customers, suppliers, and communities – many responded with skepticism.

Teaching journalists how to survive

In 2014, two years after kidnapping my son, James Wright Foley, while he was working as a freelance correspondent in Syria, the Islamic State tortured and killed him.