Laurie Goering edits the Thomson Reuters Foundation’s news website on the humanitarian and development impacts of climate change. Previously she was a Chicago Tribune correspondent based in New Delhi, Johannesburg, Mexico City, Havana, Rio de Janeiro and London.
How do you get people to do things differently? Make it easyBy Laurie Goering
From making savings more like spending to creating a bandwagon effect, it's useful to keep in mind what people want to do
Curbing hunger , one (modest) breakfast at a timeBy Laurie Goering
Making sure there’s enough food to go around requires more than producing it – and the changes could pay off for your waistline
Virtual reality game puts players in disaster driving seatBy Laurie Goering
When is the right time to warn of an impending flood?
More global warming, more action to cope?By Laurie Goering
If Trump’s election slows the drive to curb climate change, efforts to adapt to a hotter planet may need to surge
How do we cut poverty and emissions? Fund some clean energyBy Laurie Goering
Rich nations can protect their own best interests by helping the poorest countries adopt clean power
As more Bangladeshis survive cyclones, some wish they had diedBy Laurie Goering
Disaster-prone Bangladesh needs to find ways to help those who have lost everything recover
How to stay safe from climate threats? Talk to the neighboursBy Laurie Goering
Communities around the world are getting together to build bridges, buy solar panels and install early warning systems
Bug-tasting creates a buzz around low-carbon eatingBy Laurie Goering
"Insects are not gross. They are great for our planet. We are going to need to eat insects in the very near future."
Can mobile banking, insurance save the poor from climate losses?By Laurie Goering
What might work to keep climate shocks from pushing people back into poverty?
Can new global alliances deliver a tough enough climate deal?By Laurie Goering
Old rich-versus-poor divide is crumbling when it comes to tackling global warming
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