Hunted for its scales and meat, the pangolin, or scaly anteater, is threatened across Asia and Africa by a massive trade in animal parts that is supplying the appetite for traditional medicine, among other uses. The increase in the number of pangolins trafficked globally over the past decade has
The more we learn about the impacts of climate change, the more we understand how it is affecting all aspects of society, including human health and well-being.
Having access to clean air and water, secure shelter and sufficient food are the basic needs of life. But rising sea levels and g
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is an ambitious push to better connect China with the world through the build out of infrastructure -- such as roads, rail lines and shipping routes to facilitate trade -- as well as energy development in the form of pipelines and power plants. More recently
Communities that bear the brunt of climate change’s impact—particularly women, youth, and indigenous peoples— are not typically part of global conversations about the environment. Through the Human Dimensions of Climate Change project, EJN worked to amplify these voices in local and international