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One Way to Solve Climate Change: Cleaner Cookstoves



Can a simple stove help solve something as complex as climate change? The United Nations Foundation and its partners at the U.S. State Department, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and other institutions and organizations think so – at least, in part, which is why they've launched the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves. This new partnership between […]

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Why Climate Change Matters to Women



Solutions to climate change are usually discussed in terms of what's best for business or politics. But what about what's best for those who have the most to lose as climate change worsens: namely, women, especially those living in the poorest regions of the world? A new report by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and […]

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