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By Jutta Kill - Dec 08, 2015 - Last updated at Dec 08, 2015 23:06
It has been 30 years since the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations launched the Tropical Forestry Action Plan, the first ...
By John V. Whitbeck - Dec 06, 2015 - Last updated at Dec 06, 2015 22:43
The Western world has reacted to the “terrorist” shooting spree in Paris with near-hysteria, immediately intensifying its own lethal violenc ...
By Lars Christian Lilleholt - Dec 05, 2015 - Last updated at Dec 05, 2015 23:39
In 2009, when Copenhagen hosted the United Nations Climate Change Conference, I was there as a member of parliament and I had the feeling th ...
By Christopher J.L. Murray - Dec 05, 2015 - Last updated at Dec 05, 2015 23:38
Twenty-five years ago, the state of public health for large populations was like that of a doctor trying to treat a patient without a proper ...
By Margareta Wahlström - Dec 01, 2015 - Last updated at Dec 01, 2015 22:45
 Making substantial reductions in greenhouse gas emissions has ceased to be simply an imperative, it became a moral obligation for us a ...
By Christine Lagarde - Dec 01, 2015 - Last updated at Dec 01, 2015 22:43
As world leaders convene in Paris this week for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, their task will be to reach a global agreement ...
By Sherry Rehman - Nov 30, 2015 - Last updated at Nov 30, 2015 22:30
It is a painful irony of climate change that those least responsible for the problem are often the most exposed to its ravages.And if any co ...
By Andrew Robinson - Nov 29, 2015 - Last updated at Nov 29, 2015 22:54
Albert Einstein announced his greatest achievement, the general theory of relativity, in Berlin a century ago, on November 25, 1915.For many ...
By Hashem Awnallah - Nov 25, 2015 - Last updated at Nov 25, 2015 22:21
Jordan is fortunate to be a politically stable country. ...
By Erica Harper - Nov 20, 2015 - Last updated at Nov 20, 2015 00:22
The Arab states have the lowest freshwater availability per capita of any region in the world.Supply patterns are intermittent in many areas ...

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