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· October, 2011

Stories about Environment from October, 2011

11 October 2011

Blog Action Day 2011: Let's All Talk About Food

Blog Action Day is an annual event that unites the world’s bloggers in posting about the same issue on the same day. This year the topic is food, as the...

Cuba: Review of New Feature Film

Kenya: Open Letter to Wangari Maathai

9 October 2011

Mapping the Thailand Flooding Disaster

252 people have already died in Thailand due to more than two months of heavy rains. Many parts of Bangkok, the country’s capital, are already submerged in floodwaters. Online maps...

5 October 2011

Ukraine: “Tension is Growing”

Myanmar: President Suspends Dam Project

The Myanmar government surprised everybody when it ordered the cancellation of a controversial dam project in response to the protests and public petition of villagers and civil society groups. Global...

3 October 2011

Cape Verde: Fishing Agreement with European Union

Colombia: Mining Debate Continues as New Minister is Appointed

Colombians are using social networks, blogs and YouTube to comment on issues related to mining in the country, like its effects on the environment, the appointment of a new Minister...

Panama: The Struggle Against Mining

Guyana: Dreaming of a Better Day

Singapore: Regional Haze Map

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