As seen onFavicon for

January 2017 News Round Up

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


  1. Human rights: From Obama to Trump

  2. On the climate change frontline: the disappearing fishing villages of Bangladesh

  3. Why is there a vegetable shortage?

  4. The impact of China's one child policy in four graphs

  5. Dakota Pipeline: What's behind the controversy?

  6. How ice creates mini-moutains

  7. Travelling from China to London

  8. From famine to feast: Street food beijing

  9. Oxfam: Eight men are as rich as half the world

  10. Who killed the curry house?

  11. The African towns falling into decline and poverty after mining companies use resources then exit

  12. Almost 75% of Japan's biggest coral reef has died from bleaching, says report