A study showed that, on average, more greenery around primary schools was associated with better NAPLAN scores. Higher exposure to traffic-related pollution was associated with poorer scores.
The Nigerian government must shore up efforts to stop the pollution of aquatic environments.
Nigeria must address illegal fishing, which depletes the country's fish stocks, undermines livelihoods and pushes people into poverty.
In last week's budget, the federal government allocated money to restore the local environment around the mine. But it didn't disclose how much.
International law bars nations from causing environmental harms in other states. Should that include sending thousands of refugees over the border in search of food, water and shelter?
Legumes have a superpower: they can convert nitrogen in the air into a form plants can use to grow.
While most areas experienced a reduction in air pollution in response to lockdown measures, other areas saw only small improvements or even an air quality deterioration.
Aquaculture is a growing source of healthy protein for millions of people around the world, but there are big differences between farming fish on land and at sea.
The COVID-19 pandemic risks reversing progress made to increase access to affordable, reliable and sustainable domestic energy sources in Kenya.
Cultural sensibilities around feminine hygiene products are contributing to a growing environmental crisis.
Attempts to formalise charcoal production have been largely unsuccessful.
Demand for charcoal continues to increase in Kenya, it's vital that the sector is better governed
Mining is not just a physical engineering process. It requires social engineering as well.
Reports from baby food companies show questionable levels of arsenic, lead and other heavy metals. Here's what parents need to know.
Billionaires have carbon footprints hundreds of times higher than the average American. Two scholars tried to put a number on it.
The US environmental justice movement dates back to the early 1980s, but federal support for it has been weak and inconsistent. Here are four things Biden's EPA can do to improve that record.
The tiny air pollutants known as PM2.5, emitted by vehicles, factories and power plants, aren’t just a hazard for lungs. A study finds more brain shrinkage in older women exposed to pollution.
The geographic setting of hazardous industrial sites in residential areas during apartheid hasn't transformed since democracy.
Taiwan has made significant efforts in protecting its environment. A scholar writes about how the country educates its children on protecting the environment through Buddhist stories.
Fast fashion is far from green. But the rapid expansion of online clothing resale platforms could help shrink the garment industry's negative impact on the environment.