Documentary by former CCTV anchor about impact of Beijing's smog on her child gets hundreds of millions of clicks in just a few days after going online
China announces a temporary ban on ivory imports but only an outright ban on domestic sales can curb poaching and protect African elephants, say campaigners
A TV show in which celebrities play with zoo animals and take chimpanzees on shopping trips is attracting outrage from wildlife conservationists who want it scrapped
The EU has set the bar high for a future climate treaty by asking for it to be legally binding, a move sure to be resisted by China and US
China’s extraction of African resources is an inevitable part of the spread of global supply chains, says scholar Tang Xiaoyang, warning that energy-hungry sectors will soon shift to Africa
A novel about smog written by an official reveals the shady world of environmental protection and a personal battle against pollution in northern China
Download a copy of our special report on China's overseas investments, including articles on Africa, South America and Asia.
This special issue of our journal highlights the links between environmental pollution and health in China today, focusing particularly on soil pollution