Four UN agencies have compiled a first-of-its-kind Compendium of guidance on health and environment to help policymakers save millions of lives.
Increases in renewables are set to slash electric sector emissions. But to make this new reality possible, the grid must first undergo profound changes.
On International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies, we're taking a close-up look at the air we breathe and its impact on our health.
Leaded petrol has been eliminated after the world's last remaining stocks were used up last month, the U.N.'s Environment Programme (UNEP) has said.
More than 480 million people living in central, eastern and northern India have face reduced live expectancies as a result of air pollution.
The Children’s Climate Risk Index from UNICEF finds around 1 billion children are at risk from climate shocks and lack of services such as healthcare.
Drone fireworks, like the one at the Tokyo Olympics, will soon be a replacement for fireworks due to concerns about air pollution and environmental damage.
Poorer households in India are bearing a disproportional impact from pollution caused by others, results in a study by Yale School of the Environment found.
A common misconception is that electric vehicles aren't cleaner than normal engines, once you consider the battery, but the ICCT says this isn't true.
Clean air might soon be considered as a new global currency. The unequal distribution of air pollutants in marginalized communities means poor people breathe dirtier air.
A new study has investigated how urbanisation increases the risks of non-communicable diseases, like heart disease and what cities can do to reduce risks.
None of the countries in Central Asia region meet WHO safety limits for small particles. The World Bank offers five ways countries can improve air quality.
Air pollution in Europe is decreasing. Here's a look at some statistics about Europe's air pollution map.