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Shenzhen’s New Path to Sustainability Is Crowded With Obstacles

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A new and huge city focuses on getting cleaner. Photo…

Q&A: Elynn Walter on the Sustainable Development Goal for Drinking Water

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Elynn Walter is the sustainability director at WASH Advocates, a Washington, D.C.-based initiative that aims to increase awareness of the global water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) challenge and solutions, and to increase the amount and effectiveness of resources devoted to those solutions throughout the developing world. She talks with Circle of Blue about the Sustainable Development subgoal to achieve universal drinking water access.

Vessela Monta

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"We cannot say that rain is not interesting just because we can…

The Stream, December 18: 'Peak Farmland' May Be Good for All

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Will farm land run out? The New York Times Dot Earth blog takes…

Andrée Sosler

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Traditional cooking techniques in Darfur can be dangerous for…

Daniel Bena

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Dan Bena found his calling when he discovered the effect that…

The Stream, June 26: U.S. Supreme Court Awards Georgia in Tri-State Water Dispute

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Tough verdict on Rio+20 from author George Monbiot: governments…

The Stream, June 18: What's the Potential of Green Accounting?

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Can putting a monetary value on natural resources reign in unfettered…

The Stream, February 7: Extreme Weather

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Weather Extremes Thousands of Australians have been forced from…

The Stream, February 2: Argentina's Drought

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Shallow canals and low water levels in Argentina have grounded…

The Stream, January 4: China's Largest Freshwater Lake Shrinks

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Poyang Lake, China's largest freshwater lake, currently has less…

The Stream, December 1: Australia's Coal-seam Gas Development

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Australia's fast-growing coal-seam gas industry is a "relatively…