Stories about Development from July, 2018
An interview with Alex Yakaumo, a permaculturalist who spends his time lecturing and running workshops about self-sustaining agricultural ecosystems in his community in Commewijne.
Watchdog environmental organizations say at least 160,000-180,000 trees were felled since 2016, after the Polish government tripled the amount of wood to be harvested from Białowieża.
With frequent power cuts intensifying the effects of a brutal heatwave, people have taken to the streets to demand better public services, jobs and an end to corruption.
"These pictures give us a clear message: security, awareness and gender equality. I wish to have such gatherings in all provinces."
The message from the 1st Malaria World Congress: "We're at a crossroads. We neglect #malaria at our peril."
89% of children report having suffered from domestic abuse at least once and 30% of minors in the island have had a child.