September 2017 News Round Up

A selection of geographical stories that have made the headlines this month

  1. The displaced and 'forgotten' in Colombia's Soacha slum

  2. Build it and they will come? Why Britain's 1960s cycling revolution flopped

  3. Massive Antarctic iceberg is drifting out to sea, new satellite images reveal

  4. 'Widespread devastation' as Maria lashes Dominica

  5. Is Myanmar's jade business driving ethnic tensions?

  6. Why "affordable housing" in Africa is rarely affordable

  7. Helping communities feed themselves during political and environmental instability

  8. The women of south-west England working in the male-dominated fishing industry

  9. Chocolate industry drives rainforest disaster in Ivory Coast

  10. Which city has the most protests?

  11. Wealth alone cannot account for Europe's low birth rates

  12. Land grab in Amazon jungle threatens dispossession, violence and murder

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