The Most Amazing Things That Happened This Decade
The Piplantri Village in India plants 111 trees when a female baby is born. The village now has more than 3,50,000 trees.
Chief Kachindamoto, the Chief of Malawi successfully annulled over 1500 child marriages, made child-marriage illegal and sent girls back to schools.
The Amazon tribe won a legal battle against the oil companies! No more drilling of the rainforest.
The Forest Man of India, Jadav Payeng planted one tree a day for almost 37 years now. And the forest is spread over 1,360 acres!
- Thanks to the Endangered Species Act, we saw a 980% population increase in sea turtles.
Villagers of Mathura knit sweaters for Elephants to protect them from the near-freezing temperatures.
Rice Farmers everywhere have opted for ducks as a replacement for harmful pesticides.
No more stray dogs in the Netherlands!
No more locked up whales, dolphins, and porpoises for entertainment purposes in Canada.
Rome now allows people to pay for their metro ride fare in plastic bottles. Over 3,50,000 have been recycled!
Iceland is the first country ever to enforce equal pay for men and women.
12.Scientists convert all blood types to the universal blood type O that everyone can receive!
13.The global suicide rate has dropped by 38% which means four million lives saved.
14.Columbian Women with visual impairments were trained to detect breast cancer. And they are outperforming doctors.
15.With the help of smart bins and biodegradable bags, South Korea now recycles 95% of food waste.