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World Bank and UN Carbon Offset Scheme 'Complicit' in Genocidal Land Grabs
World  (tags: africa, land grabs, UN< World Bank, indigenous righgts, world, violence, society, politics, news, humanrights )

Cal
- 9 days ago - theecologist.org
The plight of Kenya's Sengwer people shows that carbon offsets generated by 'sustainable' forest management are empowering a corporate recolonisation of the South backed by the World Bank against its own guidelines,
Elephant Poaching Deaths Reach Tipping Point in Africa
Offbeat  (tags: Study, Animals, Elephants, poaching deaths, Africa )

Ray
- 11 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Africa's elephants have reached a tipping point: more are being killed each year than are being born, a study suggests.
Save Elephants From International Poaching - ForceChange - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Elephants, poachers, Africa, leaders, summit, USA )

Marie
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
During the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C., many leaders voiced their concerns regarding the rise in poaching. Particularly, collaboration amongst the African nations has been difficult and many are asking for the United States' help.
Africa's 'Last Polar Bear' Wang, Dies in Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: Africa, last polar bear, sad news, dies, RIP )

Marie
- 15 days ago - theguardian.com
Wang, who from China in 1986, put down at Johannesburg zoo after suffering liver and heart failure, aged 30
African Animal Lookout
Animals  (tags: Africa, live cam, wildlife, Kenya, explore.org )

Nancy
- 21 days ago - explore.org
You are watching our live cams from Kenya. These cams are live daily from 6:30am to 7:30pm Eastern African Time. If you've missed our "live" hours, check out a trailer of the recent action here.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protest Renewed Efforts to Plunder Africa - ForceChange
Business  (tags: world, politics, africa, environment, environment, world, politics, business, corporate, corruption, society )

Cal
- 22 days ago - forcechange.com
Call on officials to prioritize local control of resources, environmental protections and workers' rights in their push to promote U.S. investment in Africa
Toto Africa Lyrics (High Quality Audio)
Offbeat  (tags: Toto, song, Africa, song, lyrics, video )

Marie
- 22 days ago - m.youtube.com
Toto, Africa, dedicated to all the African animals
Ebola Outbreak: Liberia Shuts Most Border Points
World  (tags: news, health crisis, africa )

Alexandra
- 31 days ago - bbc.com
Two US aid workers are also being treated for Ebola in Liberia, including Dr Kent Brantly, who was the medical director at one of the country's two treatment centres run by the group the Samaritan's Purse.
Can Drones Help Tackle Africa's Wildlife Poaching Crisis?
Business  (tags: Business, Drones, Wild Animals, Poaching crisis, Africa )

Ray
- 38 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An eye in the sky that can help catch wildlife poachers is the dream of many conservationists in Africa.
African Elephant ACTION Plan
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, cruelty, animalrights, elephants, Africa )

Nancy
- 43 days ago - bloodyivory.org
The AEAP represents and seeks to address the real 'situation on the ground' in terms of what actions must be implemented and most urgently require funding if Africa's elephants are to be protected throughout their range.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Africa Bring Electricity to 50 Million People for the First Time
World  (tags: AFRICA, develoment, electricity, society, poverty, economy, society, worldpolitics )

Cal
- 44 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Right now, there's a new bill in the Senate--the Energize Africa Act--that will help Africa bring electricity to 50 million people for the first time. We need t
A Lion Called Christian From Harrods - The Whole Documentary (Full Length)
Offbeat  (tags: London, Christian, lion, Harrods, wild, born fee, Africa, video )

Marie
- 46 days ago - m.youtube.com
Christian The Lion was a lion originally purchased by Australians John Rendall and Anthony "Ace" Bourke from Harrods department store of London, England, in 1969 and ultimately reintroduced to the African wild by conservationist George Adamson.
MI5 Accused of Complicity in Torture: UK Citizen 'Beaten' and 'Electrocuted' in Ethiopian Prison
Offbeat  (tags: Africa, Human rights, Intelligence, UK )

Ray
- 47 days ago - rt.com
Britain's security and intelligence agencies are facing allegations of complicity in the ruthless torture of a British citizen covertly detained in a prison in Africa.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Facebook CEO - Mark Zuckerberg: Remove the Page of Kendall Jones That Promotes Animal Cruelty!
Business  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, extinction, cruelty, environment, endangered, suffering, slaughter, killed, killing, conservation, wildanimals, activists, murder, media, internet, violence, women, world, sadness, africa, business, consumers, cover-up, corru )

Kelly
- 54 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
For the sake of all animals, especially the animals in the African region... where hunters are going for fun just to kill an animal! Some people have been reporting the pages lately but it seems Facebook is not concerned
Stop The Rampant Hunting of Wildlife in Africa - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Rampant hunting, safari, trophy hunting, Africa, stop, killing )

Marie
- 60 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
On behalf of all the people who are advocating and protecting the wildlife in Africa, the rampant trophy hunting of various wildlife in some countries of the continent of Africa needs to stop now.
 

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