Air pollution- a threat to human rights

Air pollution- a threat to human rights

Air pollution is a pervasive problem which affects the world’s population at an alarming rate. 90% of persons live in places where air quality fails to meet established guidelines by the WHO. It is responsible for 7 million premature deaths annually, including approximately 600,000 children.

International Women’s Day 2021: Who inspired us over the past year?

International Women’s Day 2021: Who inspired us over the past year?

Days like International Women’s Day also allow us to reflect on the opportunities for change that have been afforded by the complete overhaul of our day-to-day lives. The STAND News Women’s Section looks back over the change-makers and revolutionaries who have made a difference, however small or big, to our lives this year.

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STAND News, is a student-run news outlet made up of our team of student editors and contributors who address issues of justice, equality and international development. Our contributions come from third-level students and recent graduates who have a keen interest in global issues and creating positive change. Find our latest articles below.

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