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· June, 2010

Stories about Environment from June, 2010

Belize: Mayans Win Right to Land

Chile: Organizations and Citizens Against Mining Project in Magallanes

Chile: From California to Chile on Biodiesel

Maria Jose Calderon and Carlos Herrera embarked on a 6-month road trip from California, USA to Chile in a biodiesel truck. The couple traveled Latin America in search of grassroots...

Egypt: Heat Blamed for Hurghada Oil Spill

Egypt: Unrest in North Sinai

Africa: The Great Green Wall of Africa

Ukraine: Gorbachev and Chernobyl

Ukraine: Kyiv Farmers’ Markets

Seychelles: Visiting Vallée de Mai

Myanmar: Decrease in opium production

Bolivia: Evo Morales and His Indigenous and Environmental Challenges

Brazil: Standing Against Mining in Gandarela

Local communities and netcitizens who care for the biodiverse Serra da Gandarela in Minas Gerais, Brazil, are taking a stand against Vale S.A. - a major mining multinational whose record...

Worldwide: The oil spills that don't make the news

The tragic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has the world's attention on the devastation that badly managed oil extraction can bring. However, in some places around the world,...

Illegal bird trades in Indonesia and the Philippines

Indonesia: Video on protest against mangrove forest conversion

Russia: Charges Against Alexanyan Dropped

Russia, Belarus, Moldova: Gas Wars

Brazil: “Tsunami” hits some of the poorest riverside cities

At least 46 people have been killed and an estimated hundreds are missing after torrential floods swept through states in the north-east Brazil, in the worst environmental tragedy in the...

Bangladesh: Outstanding Bangladeshi Researcher Completes Jute Genome Sequencing

Costa Rica: Week-long March Against Mining

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