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Actually, Charlotte Church Might Be Right About Syria and Climate Change
Environment  (tags: politics, middle-east, conflict, world, Syria, climate-change, world )

- 1325 days ago -
Charlotte ChurchâEUR"who Americans might remember as that precocious singer with the "Voice of an Angel" from the late 90s and early aughtsâEUR"got a pretty cold reaction when on Friday's episode of the British panel show Question Time and blamed the cur
Guatemalan Activist Murdered After Court Suspends Palm Oil Company Operations
Environment  (tags: activists murdered, palm oil, conflict, world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics )

- 1326 days ago -
A palm oil company remains at the heart of conflict in northern Guatemala, months after a mass fish die-off.
Shale Oil Fuels Indigenous Conflict in Argentina
Environment  (tags: fracking, indigneous communities, conflict, frack is whack, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

- 1646 days ago -
Jorge Nahuel, a spokesman for the Mapuche Confederation of Neuquén, in Argentina's southern Patagonia region, complains that local indigenous communities were not consulted about the production of unconventional oil in their ancestral territories
Ecuador's Tribes Declare 'National Mobilization' Against Oil and Mining
Environment  (tags: world, politics, conflict, indigenous peoples rights, minig interests, environmental activism, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, ecosystems, environment, government, politics, world, energy, green )

- 1824 days ago -
Ecuador is facing an unprecedented confrontation between a 'progressive' left-leaning government and a national coalition of indigenous peoples determined to stop vast oil and mining projects taking place on their community land and villages
TAKE ACTION!! BRAZIL: World to Dilma: Save the Amazon
Environment  (tags: world, politics, ENVIRONMENT, environment, ecosystems, Amazon, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, ecosystems, environment, forests, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans )

- 2890 days ago -
The Amazon forest is at risk. The Brazilian Congress has watered down strict forest protection laws and brave Brazilian activists are being murdered for speaking out--79% of Brazilians support Dilma's veto of the forest law changes, but their voices are b
Can British Activists Solve Middle Eastern Water Conflicts Using Permaculture?
Environment  (tags: world, environment, ecosystems, resource wars, humans, Mideast resource allocation, conflict, habitat, politics, conservation, research, trees )

- 3039 days ago -
An unreported war over natural resources in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories has led students from Bangor University to set up a radical eco-movement, Bustan al Qaraaqa, to address the issue.
Conflict-of-Interest Fears Raised in Oil Spill Tests
Environment  (tags: pollution, Oil Spills, interesting, conflict )

- 3288 days ago -
Local environmental officials throughout the Gulf Coast are feverishly collecting water, sediment and marine animal tissue samples that will be used in the coming months to help track pollution levels resulting from
Greenpeace, Nestlé in Battle Over Kit Kat Viral
Environment  (tags: media, environment, palm oil, palm oil companies, conflict, ecosystems, humans, world, habitatdestruction )

- 3351 days ago -
A video clip which shows an office worker opening a Kit Kat chocolate bar and finding an orangutan's finger has been re-posted on video-sharing Web site YouTube, a day after it was removed at the request of food giant Nestlé.
GUYANA: Pro-Forest Measures Anger Miners
Environment  (tags: environment, politics, forests, ecosystems, conflict, protection, world )

- 3385 days ago -
The mining industry in Guyana is a vocal opponent of new conditions and regulations adopted by the government, which has engaged in a campaign to get millions in international donations for preserving the Amazon jungle as part of the country's contributio
Asia May See More Conflicts Over Water: Report
Environment  (tags: water, weather, climatechange, climate, world, conflict )

- 3687 days ago -
Asia may see more conflicts over scarce water resources in the coming years as climate change and population growth threaten access to the most basic natural resource...
Sea Shepherd - Angry Fisherman Attack the Farley Mowat
Environment  (tags: society, safety, violence, humans, government, environment, ethics, activists, media, conflict, freedoms, politics, violence, ecosystems, endangered, oceans )

- 3982 days ago -
Farley Mowat Attacked by Mob of Angry Fishermen Sea Shepherd Conservation Society's ship, the Farley Mowat, was attacked by a mob of 30-40 angry fishermen. The attack took place while berthed in the French islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon.
Kenya's Elephant Problem
Environment  (tags: elephant, environment, farmers, crops, conflict )

- 4024 days ago -
Kenyan farmers are troubled by their newest neighbors -- elephants. A growing elephant population is destroying crops and creating violent confrontations. Jessica Partnow reports on a plan to reign in the pachyderms.
I Was Shot, Claims Anti-Whaling Activist
Environment  (tags: science, research, investigation, news, humans, interesting, protection, risks, death, prevention, safety, news, rights, ethics, environment, conservation, endangered, whaling, water, suffering, animals, destruction, conflict, violence )

- 4091 days ago -
Japan has dismissed as a lie claims by the captain of an anti-whaling ship he was shot at during the latest confrontation with a whaling vessel in the Southern Ocean.
Africa: "Environmentalist? Is That a Politician With Food for Our People?"
Environment  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, corruption, ethics, freedoms, government, humanrights, news, politics, society, world, conservation, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, goodnews, protection, nature, humans )

- 4108 days ago -
Wangari Maathai's Green Belt Movement has started over 3,000 tree nurseries, produced 20 million trees and involved 50,000 women. "Recognizing that sustainable development, democracy and peace are indivisible is an idea whose time has come."

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