17 February 2020

Monica Araya

Founder and Executive Director of Nivela and leads the citizens group Costa Rica Limpia.
  • A file photo shows vehicles moving along an expressway in Beijing. Authorities in many countries, including China, are realizing that fossil fuel-based vehicles must be curbed in order to control air pollution. Photo: Bloomberg

    A world without exhaust pipes

    - Oct 10, 2017 11:29am
    Efficient movement of people is crucial for any society. When transportation networks function well, they drive economic development and literally bring people together. But in many parts of the world, mobility is a matter of life...
  • Environmental activists stage a sit-in protest on Wall Street in New York against funds that support companies responsible for exacerbating climate change. Photo: Reuters

    How people are taking ownership of climate issues

    - Oct 3, 2014 4:33pm
    The People’s Climate March on Sept. 21 was a watershed for the emerging global climate movement, with more than 400,000 people taking to the streets of New York City. But New York was only the tip...