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Heavy rains flood villages in Kawlin Township, Sagaing Region on 29 July, 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
Friday, December 4 2015

Honduras, Myanmar and Haiti top a new list of nations hardest hit by two decades of storms, floods and landslides that killed more than ...

The Xayaburi Dam is a hydroelectric dam under construction on the Lower Mekong River approximately 30 kilometres east of Xayaburi town in northern Laos. Photo: Environmental Justice Atlas
Thursday, December 3 2015

In a global manifesto released on the 3 December, a coalition of more than 300 civil society organizations from 53 countries called ...

US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference at ODCE in Paris, France, 01 December 2015. Photo: Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA
Wednesday, December 2 2015

US President Barack Obama warned Tuesday global warming posed imminent security and economic risks, as negotiators ...

Asylum seekers who arrived by boat are moored in Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, Australia, 16 August 2012. The captain of a boat carrying asylum seekers insisted he was paid by Australian officials to turn back to Indonesia, speaking in front of media for the first time on 17 June 2015. EPA/SCOTT FISHER AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT
Wednesday, December 2 2015

The captain of an asylum-seeker boat allegedly intercepted by the Australian navy has told a court how he negotiated ...

Tuesday, December 1 2015

From low-lying islands in the Pacific to parched areas of Africa, nations facing the most immediate peril of climate change ...

Demonstrators faceFrench riot police during a protest on Place de la Republique ahead of the COP21 World Climate Change Conference 2015 in Paris, France, 29 November 2015. Photo: IAN Langsdon/EPA
Monday, November 30 2015

Protesters linked hands near the violent heart of the Paris terror attacks Sunday, giving an emotional jolt to world leaders flying into ...

Climate talks get underway - French soldiers patrol near to the Eiffel tower in Paris, France, 14 November 2015. Photo: Guillaume Horcajuelo/EPA
Monday, November 30 2015

Billions of dollars in environmental aid were announced Friday as cities worldwide prepared for marches to pressure leaders ...

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Thursday, November 26 2015

Chris Slappendel, the founder of the Tiger Trail Foundation, announced today, 25 November, that the number of tigers is on ...

President of Israel Mr. Reuven Rivlin meets with Myanmar Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing at Presidential Residence in Jerusalem in September, 2015. Photo: Senior General Min Aung Hlaing/Facebook
Tuesday, November 24 2015

Deputy Minister for Defence Commodore Aung Thaw clarified a MoU on military cooperation in the defence sector and ...

Monday, November 23 2015

US President Barack Obama took time out from the ASEAN summit to visit Rohingya refugees children from Myanmar living in Malaysia, ...

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