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Boris Johnson under pressure to ensure green recovery in UK

Boris Johnson under pressure to ensure green recovery in UK

Boris Johnson and his cabinet are coming under increasing pressure to ensure the economic stimulus helps to shift the UK..

Pedal power: Zambia’s female farmers go further by bike – in pictures

Pedal power: Zambia’s female farmers go further by bike – in pictures

Anick Lubinda rarely stands still. In her day job she is a dairy farmer but she also chairs Kaziwa, a..

Cleaner air during UK lockdown relieves asthma for millions

Cleaner air during UK lockdown relieves asthma for millions

Two million people in the UK with respiratory conditions such as asthma have experienced reduced symptoms during the coronavirus lockdown,..

Pandemic is chance to reset global economy, says Prince Charles

Pandemic is chance to reset global economy, says Prince Charles

The recovery from the coronavirus crisis represents an opportunity to reset the global economy and prioritise sustainable development without further..

The perils of being black in public: we are all Christian Cooper and George Floyd | Carolyn Finney

The perils of being black in public: we are all Christian Cooper and George Floyd | Carolyn Finney

In the summer of 1997, I lived in Seattle. I worked at a temp job while preparing to start my..

Living near oil and gas wells linked to low birthweight in babies

Living near oil and gas wells linked to low birthweight in babies

Living near active oil and gas wells during pregnancy increases the risk of low-birthweight babies, especially in rural areas, according..

Jair Bolsonaro has trashed Brazil’s image but he hasn’t broken its soul | Eliane Brum

Jair Bolsonaro has trashed Brazil’s image but he hasn’t broken its soul | Eliane Brum

I t is claimed that the Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, had a prophetic start to his political career: he was..

How to solve the UK’s transport problem in the time of coronavirus – video

How to solve the UK’s transport problem in the time of coronavirus – video

Play Video 6:49 Those who can, should go back to work, Boris Johnson has said. But how will people get..

World Oceans Day: tell us about issues affecting your local ocean

World Oceans Day: tell us about issues affecting your local ocean

Hundreds of events around the world will mark World Oceans Day on 8 June, from beach cleanups in Morocco, to..

Making GDP the focus of a post-coronavirus economy would be a mistake | Carys Roberts

Making GDP the focus of a post-coronavirus economy would be a mistake | Carys Roberts

T he UK lockdown might be easing, but the path ahead for the economy will be long and difficult. Unemployment..