World Bank

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A view of Beijing, China. (Photo: Jens Schott Knudsen/cc/flickr)
Air pollution is the fourth-leading cause of premature deaths worldwide and the problem only continues to worsen, but governments have been reluctant to make the dramatic changes necessary to curb polluting industries in favor of cleaner alternatives. In an effort to strengthen the case for action, the World Bank along with the Institute for...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Lending further support to the United Nation's characterization of the World...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Adding urgency to the call for bold emissions cuts and a radical rethinking of...