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· May, 2011

Stories about Environment from May, 2011

“Shame for Brazil” Forest Defender Couple Murdered

Six months after he predicted his own murder in TEDx Amazônia, the environmentalist José Cláudio Ribeiro da Silva was assassinated together with his wife in an ambush possibly articulated by...

Haiti: A Different View of Cite Soleil

Bahamas, Jamaica: Caribbean Climate Change

CEE Bankwatch Network campaign against EBRD practices

Nepal: So Rich And Yet So Poor

Puerto Rico: Video on the Gas Pipeline Route

Peru: Growing Debate Regarding Genetically Modified Farming

The official signing of Decree 003, which permits the import of genetically modified seeds into the country, continues to generate debate between those in favor of the widespread use of...

China: A Murder and Protests in Inner Mongolia

Haiti: Vendors in Delmas

Cuba: Architectural Heritage

Kenya: Taking care of orphaned monkey

Brazil: New Forestry Code Approved in Chamber of Deputies

Chile: Should State TV Play Hidroaysen Ads?

Brazil: Forest Defender Shot Dead

South Korea: Protecting World Heritage Site from Construction Work

Kenya: Paula Kahumbu to Speak About Social Media for Conservation

China: Three Gorges Dam, A Time To Reflect

Through 17 years of construction until its completion in October 2008, China lauded the Three Gorges Dam as one of the engineering marvels of the world. At a State Council...

El Salvador: Food Insecurity Rising in Rural Areas

Africa: Will Land Grab Help Africa?

Brazil: Future of Forests at Stake

Across the past few weeks, the Brazilian National Congress has been abuzz with the pressure to vote on a new Forestry Code. The project based on proposed changes of the...

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