Mexico City


Musician Lila Downs fights back

When performing her latest single, “Peligrosa,” Downs says she thought about women who are seen as “dangerous because we think, because we have opinions, because we want to go to school, because we want to be independent.”


Mexico Transit

A new dedicated bus lane in Mexico City, designed to reduce traffic and pollution, receives mixed reviews from passengers.

Water Dialogues

At the World Water Forum in Mexico City, differing perspectives on global water issues led to disappointment for most parties involved.

Big City, Big Impact

Big cities can make big strides to protect the environment. Mexico City Mayor Marcelo Ebrard recently won a prize for his city's very efficient public transportation, and he has ambitious plans for cities in general to lead the way to a green future.