Environment

Jan 11, 2019

Ogoni: Rumours About the Abolition of MOSOP Untrue

Fyneface Dumnamene, spokesman for the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has debunked the claims of the organisation being succeeded by the Ogoni Central Indigenous Authority (OCIA). Mr Fyneface denounced OCIA last week saying that the main aim of the said organisation is to use the political instability caused by the insufficient progress in Ogoniland clean-up and to opportunistically...

Jan 11, 2019

Ogoni: Rumours About the Abolition of MOSOP U...

Fyneface Dumnamene, spokesman for the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has debunked the claims of the organisation being succeeded by the Ogoni Central Indigenous Authority (OCIA)....

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Dec 19, 2018

A Gender Perspective on Water Management and Hygiene...

In the second most “water rich” country in the world, the mismanagement and poor quality of this vital resource is an obstacle that negatively impacts people in Nepal, especially those living...

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Dec 11, 2018

Roundtable in Washington D.C. on China-Pakistan...

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor's: Assessing the Environmental Consequences of CPEC December 11, 2018 12:00pm to 02:00 pm The University Club of Washington, D.C 1135 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20036,...

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Dec 11, 2018

Washington D.C. Conference on Environmental Consequences...

On Tuesday, 11 December 2018, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and the World Sindhi Congress (WSC) hosted a conference entitled “The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: Assessing...

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Nov 26, 2018

Ogoni: Delta Cleanup Could Boost Nigeria’s Economy...

During the second annual summit on the Niger Delta Cleanup, experts discussed the connection between development, social wellbeing and environmental protection. They concluded that the cleanup of the Ogoniland...

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Nov 23, 2018

Gilgit Baltistan: Dam Development Projects Push...

The Diamer Bhasha Dam project is receiving widespread criticism due to the affects it is having on local Gilgit communities. The Pakistani government has been pushing the development of the dam as being...

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Nov 23, 2018

China: Alarming Glacier Retreat in XUAR and Various...

On 20 November 2018, Greenpeace International published an article on China’s melting glaciers. The organisation notes that among affected glacial areas are those in Qinghai, Gansu and Xinjiang regions....

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Nov 21, 2018

Sindh: Water Crisis and Protests against Dams...

The Sindh Action Committee led a rally in Mirpurkhas on Monday 19 November 2018, opposing the millions of rupees’ worth campaigns that promote the construction of dams on the river Indus. Observing...

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