The sale of the most polluting fuels burned in household stoves and open fires will be phased out in UK from next year to clean up the air, the government has said.
Sale of coal, most polluting wood burned at home will be phased out in UK
Food produced in Britain could be contributing to deforestation and the loss of wildlife overseas, campaigners have warned.
British food consumption linked to wildlife loss and deforestation abroad
The United States is the world's most complicit country in helping individuals hide money from the rule of law, according to a new report from the Tax Justice Network (TJN).
US is a major hub of financial secrecy: Report
Mexico’s lower house of congress on Tuesday approved an increase in prison sentences for crimes of femicide and sexual abuse of minors, amid a wave of protests after the murder of a seven-year-old girl in Mexico City.
Mexican lawmakers toughen penalties for femicide, abuse of minors after murders
Indonesia’s finance minister proposed on Wednesday new duties on sweetened drinks, vehicles that emit carbon dioxide and plastic bags, to control consumption of the products in Southeast Asia’s largest economy.
Indonesia proposes to tax sweet drinks, polluting cars, plastic
More than two years after the defeat of Daesh in Iraq, some children in areas formerly controlled by the terrorist group still cannot access school or get the necessary documentation required for enrollment, a UN report finds.
Education access still a challenge in former Daesh-held areas of Iraq
Heavier rainfall from storms is “100 percent for certain” linked to climate change and brings an increased risk of flooding to the UK, experts have warned.
Heavier rainfall in UK is ‘100 percent for certain’ linked to climate crisis, experts warn
Humanity’s ongoing destruction of nature threatens the survival of our species, a group of former foreign ministers has warned, calling on leaders to step back from “the precipice” of irreversible ecological ruin and protect the planet.
World leaders urged to 'step back from precipice' of ecological ruin

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