Peter Yeung

Peter Yeung is a journalist based in London. His work has appeared in The Guardian, The Independent, the BBC, the Financial Times, and other publications.

A man in a polo shirt stands in a large garbage dump.

The Toxic Effects of Electronic Waste in Accra, Ghana

Sorting through used electronics is a livelihood for many in the Agbogbloshie area, but toxic e-waste poses serious health risks.

An aerial view of where Saint-Louis, Senegal, meets the Atlantic Ocean.

Climate Change Is Already Battering This West African City

Home to nearly 300,000 people, Saint-Louis, Senegal, is seeing houses destroyed, streets flooded, and crops killed by encroaching saltwater.