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Refugees reforest desert, returning state park to its Indigenous roots, regenerative ocean farming

Refugees reforest desert, returning state park to its Indigenous roots, regenerative ocean farming

In today’s edition of Squirrel News, we’re talking about how refugees in Cameroon have helped reforest their desert camp, California’s decision to rename a park to its original Yurok name, and how native Alaskans are finding food security by cultivating a traditional food source.

Rainforest returned to Aboriginal people, 50 million-tree forest, rethinking retirement communities

Rainforest returned to Aboriginal people, 50 million-tree forest, rethinking retirement communities Rainforest, palm trees

In today’s edition of Squirrel News, we’re talking about Australia ruling to hand back the Aboriginal people formal ownership of tropical rainforest, the UK government’s plans to plant a 50 million-tree forest in northern England, and the rise of community-based organisations that aid independent living for older adults in Philadelphia.

New York protects delivery workers, China to stop coal plants abroad, Swiss vote for same-sex marriage

New York protects delivery workers, China to stop coal plants abroad, Swiss vote for same-sex marriage Food delivery, driver, bike

In today’s edition of Squirrel News, we’re talking about how New York intends to legislate labor protection measures for food app delivery workers, China’s plans to desist from financing new coal projects globally, and how Switzerland sees a majority vote for same-sex marriage in a nationwide referendum.

Parental leave for US fathers, banning alcohol to quell domestic violence, new treatment for ovarian cancer

Parental leave for US fathers, banning alcohol to quell domestic violence, new treatment for ovarian cancer father and son

In today’s edition of Squirrel News, we’re talking about how working fathers in the US are advocating for paid parental leave policies, how village women in India are protesting for an alcohol ban in order to reduce cases of domestic violence, and a new phase 1 combination drug that shows promising results in treating ovarian cancer.

Equal pay in U.S. Soccer, toilet training cows, problem-solving courts

Equal pay in U.S. Soccer, toilet training cows, problem-solving courts Soccer, football, women

In today’s edition of Squirrel News, we’re talking about the U.S. Soccer Federation’s decision to offer equal pay for both its men’s and women’s national teams, scientists potty training cows in an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and how the address of criminal behavior by two problem-solving courts in Eagle County is reducing recidivism.