Le ministère péruvien de la Culture a reconnu la semaine dernière que trois peuples autochtones vivent et se déplacent dans une réserve située en Amazonie. Il s’agit de communautés qui choisissent d’avoir…
Mardi 3 octobre, le tribunal administratif de Poitiers a annulé deux arrêtés préfectoraux autorisant la création de quinze mégabassines. Ces réserves, d’une capacité totale d’environ 3 millions de mètres cubes, devaient être installées dans la Charente, la Charente-Maritime, les Deux-Sèvres ainsi que la Vienne....
Laphonza Butler, the woman chosen to replace Dianne Feinstein, will make history as the first Black lesbian to serve in Congress.
Once a desolate rock, the island of Redonda is now a protected area bursting with biodiversity.
Governor Gavin Newsom signs a package of progressive laws that reaffirms California's commitment to LGBTQ+ rights and inclusion.
This move can lead to the entry of many manufacturers of bedaquiline, thereby reducing the exorbitant price which many governments currently find difficult to afford for all of their patients, say activists.
The new center serves a wide range of people, such as veterans, competitive adaptive athletes, and children and families who engage in self-esteem and skill-boosting camps.
The new office will be overseen by Vice President Kamala Harris and led by Stefanie Feldman, a policy adviser to President Joe Biden on gun issues.
A U.S. agency says it will nominate the Okefenokee Swamp's vast wildlife refuge for a place on the official list of the world's most treasured natural and cultural sites.
The National Forest Foundation has reforested over 21,000 acres of land in the last year and planted over 8 million trees to combat climate change.
“Compared with rapidly aging countries such as Japan and the UK, India has a retiree industry that’s still in its infancy, but many operators are ‘expanding aggressively,’ says Rahul Vaidya, a senior director at real estate broker Jones Lang LaSalle. India today has roughly 60 upscale retirement communities, up from 36...
Over a century ago, the Supreme Court ruled that reservations have a right to water. Today, thanks to a unique exchange, the Pima are finally getting their due.
The lower house of Parliament passes a law giving women a one-third quota, paving the path for greater female political representation in India.
The new rule will expand access to universal meals through a program known as the Community Eligibility Provision, or CEP.
La Californie doublera les taxes sur les armes et les munitions et utilisera cet argent pour renforcer la sécurité dans les écoles publiques et divers
Indigenous groups in Brazil are celebrating as the Supreme Court protects their land rights, establishing a precedent for future conservation initiatives.
Just nine new cases of HIV were diagnosed in Amsterdam in 2022, down from 66 in 2021 and a 95% drop in cases since 2010.
For me, politician. You have to exploit the worst low instincts of the people to get elect and say what they want to hear, even if you don't think a word about it, and you are not obligated to hold any of your promises.
Arbeidet med å tilbakeføre området i Sveagruva og Lunckefjell på Svalbard er nå fullført. Et av de mest omfattende miljøprosjektene gjennom tidene ble gjennomført hele 900 millioner kroner under budsjettet. Denne uken ble arbeidet offisielt avsluttet, med klima- og miljøminister Espen Barth Ei...
African rhino populations have rebounded for the first time since 2012 despite poaching and habitat loss, new figures show.
California regulators have ordered the company that sells Arrowhead bottled water to stop taking much of the water it pipes from a national forest.
They really don't want to be congratulated...
Visitors have been getting too close to the marine mammals—taking selfies and even harassing them—as they rear their pups
Four years after the Legislature failed to ban wildlife killing contests, the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission outlawed them.
A national push to "rewild" looks to restore natural environments that might help mitigate the effects of climate change.
The Supreme Court sets a precedent for land claims by restoring territory to the Xokleng people.
Exposing greenwashing and making progress toward a more honest and sustainable future.
Through urban tree planting, a revolutionary $1.13 billion grant effort aims to prevent excessive heat, climate change, and improve green areas across America.
A Melle, dans les Deux-Sèvres, Jacques et Nathalie Debuire ont décidé de sanctuariser 5 hectares sur leur propriété.
Our chart of the week looks at how the prevalence of smoking in the UK population has continued to decline over the past decade.
GEP3, a collaboration between Nigeria, UNICEF and the UK's FCDO, increased girls' school enrollment, closed the gender gap, and improved learning outcomes.
I met Mariama in her hometown of Goudiry, in the region of Tambacounda. Situated in the east of Senegal, Tambacounda is one of the country’s most impoverished, marginalized regions, with some of the worst levels of health and education outcomes.
Since its launch in December 2021, Global VAX mobilized multiple U.S. government agencies’ expertise with more than $1.8 billion in funding committed to COVID-19 vaccination.
European air quality activists have won a key victory in the European Parliament, which approved tough new air pollution rules that would require countries to
Homicides in the city fall 48% in July and August
Monthly CPD data published Tuesday shows that the city has recorded 418 homicides, 1,677 shootings and 1,988 shooting victims in 2023 through the end of August. Each of those totals is the fewest through the first eight months of a year since before the COVID-19 pandemic.
NYPD Announces Citywide Crime Statistics for August 2023
Documenting the improving state of the world with charts, graphs and maps.
The White House says the program will provide paid training to 20,000 Americans in its first year. It's much smaller than its New Deal predecessor, but targets a more diverse group of young people.
Snow Leopards survival symbolize the majesty and importance of safeguarding the Himalayas - the water towers of Asia, in the face of a rapidly changing climate.
California lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill known as the Delete Act that would allow consumers, with a single request, to have every data broker delete their personal information.
For me, it's "Nightmare before christmas", it rocked my entire childhood.
A volunteer seaweed removal program involving citizen scientists has seen a dramatic improvement of up to 600% coral regrowth off the coast of Magnetic Island.
Oregon has taken an unprecedented step in offering psilocybin, also known as magic mushrooms, to the public.
This NFL Running Back has Made 218 Single Parents New Homeowners With Collaborative Charity
For those who lack access to formal financial institutions, peer-to-peer lending can be a ticket out of years of debt.