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· July, 2011

Stories about Environment from July, 2011

Ukraine: Timoshenko Facing the Law

Zambia/Ethiopia: Only Elephants Should Wear Ivory

Global Voices Bloggers to Mentor Youth Activists from 10 Countries

Today we announce the names of 10 Global Voices bloggers and 11 activists who will be working together virtually over the next months as part of a new mentoring initiative...

Bahamas: Taking Precautions vs. Dengue

Dominica: Rains Cause River to Break Bank

Cuba: Call for Justice in Death of Teen

Bulgaria-Russia: Refinery Shutdown Causes Oil Crisis

South Korea: 41 Dead in Torrential Flooding and Landslides

Torrential rain has battered South Korea for several consecutive days, causing landslides, flooding and power cuts. At least 41 people have been killed and 12 people are still missing. Throughout...

South Korea: Tweet Photos of Downpour

Bolivia: What needs to improve in La Paz?

China: Dead fishes

Malawi: Interview With Frederick Bvalani, Creator of Malawi Fuel Watch

Global Voices' Steve Sharra talks to Frederick Bvalani, the creator of Malawi Fuel Watch Facebook page. Malawian netizens use the page to inform each other about where they can find...

Cape Verde: Blog Tears Down Statements on Climate Change

Barbados: Legal Battle over Wetlands

Singapore: Supertrees design in new project

Russia: Online Effort to Discredit Environmentalists Exposed

Barbados: Escargot, Anyone?

Peru: Amazonian Indigenous Life Threatened By Petroleum

An hour long documentary shows the traditional lives of indigenous people in the Amazon, and how their subsistence lifestyle is threatened by petroleum exploitation and monoculture of renewable energy sources...

Brazil: Belo Monte March in Images

Jamaica: Rivers & Mountains

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