Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has suggested to Indonesia and Democratic Republic of the Congo that the three countries that are home to the largest tropical rainforests in the world adopt a united approach at the climate change summit in Egypt later this year.
September 10, 2022
The summer of 2022 is likely to go down as being one of the worst in the history of modern Europe. Almost the entire continent, stretching practically all the way from the UK to Ukraine, has experienced the worst drought in more than 500 years.
August 20, 2022
Last week, the US reported its first case of polio after 11 years. Health officials in New York State said a patient tested positive for the dreaded disease that had been all but eradicated around the world following decades of hard work.
July 27, 2022
A report released this week by the UN on the current and future global population scenario crystalized some of the trends that have been observed over the past decade and which have led to calls by experts to review the way governments treat the issue.
July 14, 2022
As the world marked International Day Against Desertification and Drought on June 17, a report by the UN outlined the threat that humanity faces from rising desertification and serious droughts, which now seem to be a commonplace occurrence.
June 26, 2022