AJ Impact

By the numbers: Economic impact of Southeast Asia's haze

Agriculture and healthcare sectors among those bearing cost of worsening air quality in Southeast Asia.

By the numbers: Economic impact of Southeast Asia's haze

AJ Impact

US may strip California of clean-car power

Trump administration may prevent California from setting its own, stricter vehicle emissions standards.

US may strip California of clean-car power

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Trump EPA repeals Obama-era water protections to boost industry

Environmental groups decry the Trump administration's move, calling it 'shameful and dangerous'.

Trump EPA repeals Obama-era water protections to boost industry

Switzerland

Biggest Alpine glacier could disappear by 2100: Study

Switzerland's mighty Aletsch may melt away by end of this century if global warming continues unabated, study says.

Biggest Alpine glacier could disappear by 2100: Study

101 East

Killing Indonesia's Wildlife

101 East investigates how the illegal wildlife trade is wiping out rare species on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.

AJ Impact

'Our land is no use any more': India's struggle to save its farms

Land degradation and climate change are posing major threats to India's economy and farmers.

'Our land is no use any more': India's struggle to save its farms

Bahamas

Oil spill adds to Dorian-induced woes as Bahamas starts clean-up

Tens of thousands of Bahamians face a daunting clean-up task after Category 5 hurricane batters Caribbean state.

Oil spill adds to Dorian-induced woes as Bahamas starts clean-up

AJ Impact

Climate activists to 'disrupt business as usual' in DC, London

US environmental advocates aim for maximum visibility, as UK counterparts also escalate protest actions in London.

Climate activists to 'disrupt business as usual' in DC, London

AJ Impact

The battle against wildlife poachers is increasingly high-tech

As conservation groups get smarter about technology, so do the poachers they are fighting to stop.

The battle against wildlife poachers is increasingly high-tech

Wild Animals

Northern white rhino embryos created in lab

Scientific breakthrough could be the last chance to bring the huge creatures back from the brink of extinction.

Scientists create embryos in bid to save northern white rhinos

AJ Impact

Shipping’s carbon-neutral dream drifts further away

Total emissions by large ships are still increasing, despite some efficiency gains via alternative fuels.

Shipping’s carbon-neutral dream drifts further away

Japan

Japan PM picks new foreign, defence ministers in reshuffle

Shinjiro Koizumi, 38-year-old son of former premier Junichiro Koizumi brought in to head environment ministry.

Japan PM picks new foreign, defence ministers in reshuffle

AJ Impact

European car makers' profits threatened in electrification race

Slower global demand for cars, high manufacturing costs and looming fines put pressure on established car brands.

European car makers' profits threatened in electrification race

Bahamas

Trump says some Bahamas typhoon evacuees not welcome in US

As emergency workers grapple with mounting death toll, US president says 'very bad people' should be barred entry.

Environment

Brazil NGOs must search for alternative funds to save the Amazon

Bolsonaro's policies, deforestation prompt Germany, Norway to halt Amazon Fund support, leaving some NGOs scrambling.

Brazil NGOs must search for alternative funds to save the Amazon