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De Pierre-Yves Cousteau
Quand j’étais enfant, mon père le commandant Cousteau, aventurier et explorateur des océans, me...

By Jan Dusík
The fire at a waffle factory in Brussels late last year luckily left no casualties behind. Yet the thick black...

By Erik Solheim, head of UN Environment
For lovers of seafood it’s a bonanza. Thousands of blue crabs stacked on top of each...

Freshwater ecosystems like lakes, rivers and wetlands are essential for human life, health and livelihoods. Also known as inland...

By Ellen MacArthur, Founder and Chair of Trustees, Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Over 8 million tons of plastic pollute the oceans...

If the Nile is Cairo’s ailing heart, then polluted skies are its black lungs.
Choking the city with swirling dust from the...

By Dr Bertrand Piccard, UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador 
Climate change is intangible, daunting and for certain people, even...

By Erik Solheim, Head of UN Environment
Londoners are used to inhaling poison. In Victorian Britain, the sickly brown smog that...