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Why knowing your neighbors could save you in the next climate disaster

Across the country, people are increasingly relying on mutual aid – cooperative assistance adherents describe as “solidarity not charity” – to get through climate-related disasters.

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Is Patagonia the end game for profits in a world of climate change?

Patagonia's decision to donate profits to climate change is an example of why private and family businesses often do more for the planet than the stock market.
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World Population hits 8 billion, creating many challenges

The world's population is projected to hit an estimated 8 billion people on Tuesday, according to a United Nations projection, with much of the growth coming from developing nations in Africa.

Kathmandu finally got tap water. After a climate disaster, it was gone

Kathmandu finally got tap water. After a climate disaster, it was gone

A disaster that wiped out a decades-long project to bring pipe-borne water to Nepal’s capital shows the mismatch between slow-moving donor-financed efforts and rapid global warming.
Patagonia founder gives away the company to fight climate change

Patagonia founder gives away the company to fight climate change

Yvon Chouinard has forfeited ownership of the company he founded 49 years ago. The profits will now be used to fight climate change.
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David Wallace-Wells: ‘We’re in a worse place than I expected’ - Bill Gates

The philanthropist on how the pandemic and the effects of the war in Ukraine are setting back progress.
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These groups want disruptive climate protests. Oil heirs are funding them

These groups want disruptive climate protests. Oil heirs are funding them

Beneficiaries of two American oil fortunes are supporting groups trying to block fossil fuel projects. One donor said he felt a “moral obligation.”
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