Modal Edit

Earth's hour of need

It claims to be the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment.
from Earth Hour on Mar 25, 2017.
Edit
Remove

Venezuela asks UN for help as medicine shortages grow severe

President Nicolas Maduro said he has asked the UN for help in dealing with Venezuela's severe medicine shortages in the midst of an economic crisis.
from CNN on Mar 25, 2017.

ICC orders Congo warlord to compensate victims

The International Criminal Court has ordered convicted warlord Germain Katanga to pay damages to his victims in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
from RFI on Mar 25, 2017.

Africa unites to tackle threat of polio

More than 190,000 polio vaccinators in 13 west and central African countries aim to immunize over116 million children in a week.
from WHO on Mar 25, 2017.

New vaccine could save African children's lives

A cheap unrefrigerated vaccine shows promise in preventing rotavirus, a contagious, fatal disease that disproportionately strikes African children, say researchers.
from ENCA on Mar 24, 2017.
Edit
Remove

'Billion tree tsunami' surges across northern Pakistan

Years of tree felling reduced Pakistan's forests to under 2 per cent of its land area. A planting project backed by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan aims to turn around [...]
from Thomson Reuters Foundation on Mar 26, 2017.

The defenders of Nepal’s dying Trishuli river

A small group of volunteers have been defending the Trishuli river from exploitation by sand miners, but with little success, over the last 15 years
from Thethirdpole on Mar 24, 2017.
Edit
Remove

China's ecological red lines: from words to action

A buzzword has been given new life in China and is finally crossing from idea into policy, writes Liu Qin
from China Dialogue on Mar 24, 2017.
Edit
Remove

editor

Edit
Remove

world

Edit
Remove

opinion

Edit
Remove

features

Edit
Remove
Edit
Remove

onfacebook

Edit
Remove

All the best global justice and human rights events in London, updated daily. Find out more

Edit
Remove

events

Edit
Remove

ontwitter

Edit
Remove
Edit
Remove

Kids

Edit
Remove

Meet Tiki the Penguin...

Edit
Remove