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Adela Suliman

World's forests 'in emergency room' after years of losses

25 Apr 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The world lost 12 million hectares (30 million acres) of tropical tree cover last year - the equivalent of 30 football pitches a minute - researchers said on Thursday, warning the planet's health was at stake.

World's forests 'in emergency room' after years of losses

25 Apr 2019

LONDON, April 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The world lost 12 million hectares (30 million acres) of tropical tree cover last year - the equivalent of 30 football pitches a minute - researchers said on Thursday, warning the planet's health was at stake.

Britain's charity commission investigates WWF UK abuse claims

05 Apr 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Britain's charity watchdog launched an investigation into the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) UK on Thursday, citing concerns that its grants had funded human rights abuses overseas.

Britain's charity commission investigates WWF UK abuse claims

05 Apr 2019

LONDON, April 4 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Britain's charity watchdog launched an investigation into the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) UK on Thursday, citing concerns that its grants had funded human rights abuses overseas.

NZ native know-how lauded for big business

04 Apr 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Global businesses should heed traditional, indigenous knowledge to better protect land, honor old customs and boost profits, participants at a conference in New Zealand said on Thursday.

NZ native know-how lauded for big business

04 Apr 2019

LONDON, April 4 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Global businesses should heed traditional, indigenous knowledge to better protect land, honour old customs and boost profits, participants at a conference in New Zealand said on Thursday.

Brexit threatens mayhem for homeless Europeans who call Britain home

04 Apr 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thousands of Europeans who sleep rough on Britain's streets could be at risk of further deprivation - be it detention or deportation - once the country leaves the European Union and they lose their right to remain.

Fractured community as fracking takes hold in Britain's rural land

25 Mar 2019

PRESTON NEW ROAD, England (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Susan and Chris Holliday moved to a rural strip of land in northern England for their retirement, they looked forward to the area's peacefulness and unspoilt views.

FEATURE-Fractured community as fracking takes hold in Britain's rural land

25 Mar 2019

PRESTON NEW ROAD, England, March 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - W hen Susan and Chris Holliday moved to a rural strip of land in northern England for their retirement, they looked forward to the area's peacefulness and unspoilt views.

Can bringing young and old under one roof solve the world's housing crisis?

22 Mar 2019

BRUSSELS (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Home sharing initiatives that link cash-strapped young people with elderly home owners are becoming popular with governments around the world as they seek to tackle the twin crises of homelessness and loneliness, experts said on Thursday.

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