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In the wake of the UN’s climate negotiations, Rodrigo de Oliveira Andrade discovers how climate change is affecting the Peruvian Andes and reports on the measures being taken to ensure sustainability for centuries to come

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Bringing classical music to clubs in San Francisco

 

/ Culture

27 Jan

 
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A pioneering new enterprise aims to change the way young people view classical music

 

Challenging patriarchy in Kyrgyzstan

 

/ Community

26 Jan

 
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A post-Soviet generation of feminists is working to transform society through a mix of personal and political action

 
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The fair trade generation

 

/ Economics & Innovation

23 Jan

 
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Young Britons who have grown up in the era of a flourishing fair trade market are highly sensitive to global issues and want to see businesses acting to end inequality and climate change – according to a new analysis...

 

Possibility not disability: the freedom of adventure

 

/ Culture

22 Jan

 
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Topher Downham is a Colorado park ranger, a skier, a downhill mountain biker and a serial adventurist. He’s also quadriplegic, but that never stopped him. He tells Aaron Millar his inspiring story

 

Nature writing resurges despite dictionary cull

 

/ Culture

21 Jan

 
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As authors protest nature-related words being cut from the Oxford Junior Dictionary, a new breed of writers and publications are using language, and new perspectives, to reinvigorate our relationship with the natural world

 

Female taxi firm drives away violence towards women

 

/ Community

20 Jan

 
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A new female-only taxi company in India is helping women stay safe while providing valuable employment and training opportunities

 
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