Environment

Dec 11, 2017

Tibet: Activists Protest Against India Visit of China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Photo courtesy of Cherry Honey Free Tibet activists in India protested against the trilateral meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Russia, India and China, which were held this Monday, 11 December 2017, in the Doklam Region of Buthan. Adding to the troublesome human rights situation in Tibet, China is constructing a 1000-km long tunnel passing through Tibetan territory. The constructions have destroyed...

Dec 11, 2017

Tibet: Activists Protest Against India Visit of...

Photo courtesy of Cherry Honey Free Tibet activists in India protested against the trilateral meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Russia, India and China, which were held this Monday, 11 December 2017,...

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Dec 06, 2017

Southern Mongolia: Call for Ethnic Mongols to...

Photo Courtesy of Preston Rhea @Flickr Writer and blogger Mr Tsetsenbaatar has spoken out after Hangin Banner local government have signed over traditional nomadic grazing lands belonging to ethnic Mongolians...

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Nov 22, 2017

Ahwazi: Ignorance of Deteriorating Environmental...

Photo Courtesy of Ninara @Flickr Large scale protests have occurred in Khuzestan province, Iran, recently as basic amenities such as power and water supply to citizens have been cut off. The justification...

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Nov 09, 2017

Brazil: Report Shows Continuing Deterioration...

Photo courtesy of CIMI On 5 October 2017 the Indigenous Missionary Council (CIMI) published their report on Violence against Indigenous Peoples in Brazil recorded in 2016. The report signals a...

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Nov 02, 2017

Ogoni: Still No Clean-Up of Polluted Area- Civil...

Photo Courtesy of: Stakeholder Democracy 2012 @Flickr This month marks a year that Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Oisnbajo launched a ground breaking ceremony welcoming efforts for clean-up activities...

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Oct 31, 2017

Tibet: Water Grabbing and Security: Where is Environmental...

Photo courtesy of: Business Insider. The Chinese government continues to flood Tibet with potential mega development projects. China now plans to build the world’s largest water tunnel in the province...

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Jul 20, 2017

Brazil: Indigenous People Occupy Hydroelectric...

Photo courtesy of Mongabay The Munduruku indigenous people began occupying the construction site of the São Manoel hydroelectric dam, which is built on the Teles Pires river in the east of the...

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Jul 12, 2017

Gilgit-Baltistan: CPEC Likely to Worsen Environmental...

Photo courtesy of Shaun Metcalfe Pakistan-occupied Gilgit-Baltistan faces major challenges amidst worsening environmental degradation. According to Manzar Shigri, senior print and electronic journalist...

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