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Indonesia’s New Coronavirus Concern: A Post-Pandemic Baby Boom

With restrictions in place, millions stopped visiting clinics for contraceptives, says the government, which promotes family planning […]

World food system ‘faces growing crisis’

  Canberra, June 29, 2020: The global food system is headed for failure, with potentially catastrophic consequences […]

Racism Is Killing the Planet

The ideology of white supremacy leads the way toward disposable people and a disposable natural world. Last […]

India’s protected areas: Going, going…

During the current global pandemic, many governments are creating even more danger by using the crisis to […]

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Unite Behind Environmental Science: Transforming Values and Behaviour is as Important as Restoring Global Ecosystems

BONN, May 22 2020 (IPS) – Restoring damaged ecosystems is vital to avoid the collapse of nature’s […]

Nobody takes the renewable energy transition seriously

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Despite all the demands from […]

The loss of nature and rise of pandemics

At the time of writing, the world is in the grips of a global pandemic the like […]

Coronavirus Shows us it’s Time to Rethink Everything. Let’s Start with Education

Imagine mentioning William Shakespeare to a university graduate and discovering they had never heard of him. You […]

Impacts of Water Usage During Coronavirus Pandemic

The health of our environment affects industries across the board. One likely to be hit hard in […]

On This Day

Happy Juneteenth! The Times, like a growing number of American companies, observes Juneteenth — the anniversary of […]

FirstEARTH.LIVE – Regenerative AI

ART (Advanced Regenerative Technology) for EARTH Our Regenerative AI project will be an open and transparent collaboration […]

The world is on lockdown. So where are all the carbon emissions coming from?

Pedestrians have taken over city streets, people have almost entirely stopped flying, skies are blue (even in […]

6 unexpected connections between Coronavirus & Environment | Sustainability Climate Change

In this whiteboard animation, I present 6 unexpected connections I have found between the coronavirus and sustainability, […]

Michael Tobias Interview – Special for Congress GLOBALISTICS 2020

Watch the video by American author, environmentalist, mountaineer, and filmmaker Michael Tobias here:

A New Deal for Coronavirus Recovery

FDR’s New Deal offers a model for big, bold, Federal investments — yielding jobs, infrastructure, and hope. […]

Who is ‘us’? Thinking like North Americans in our pandemic response

Over the past two weeks, the United States and Mexico have clashed over the closing of Mexican […]

The Open Mind, Hosted by Alexander Heffner: How to Lose (or Win) the Information War

Disinformation expert and Wilson Center fellow Nina Jankowicz discusses her forthcoming book and how to combat disinformation […]

How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change

How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change Barack Obama, As millions of people […]

Calls for global ban on wild animal markets amid coronavirus outbreak

Experts say wildlife sold for human consumption raises risk of new epidemics. Wild animal markets must be […]

COVID-19 and the future of North American borders

The United States closed its borders with Canada and Mexico to all but “essential” traffic more than […]

WEBCAST | Where Deforestation and Disease Collide: Sustainability and COVID-19 in the Brazilian Amazon

On May 14, the Brazil Institute, in partnership with the Environmental Change and Security Program, hosted an […]

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Building BRIDGEs | Cross-Sectoral Approaches to Biodiversity Conservation: Governance, Natural Resource Management, and “Thinking and Working Politically”

The Wilson Center’s Environmental Change & Security Program, in partnership with USAID’s BRIDGE project, held the second […]

Ground Truth Briefing | Misinformation, Disinformation, and COVID-19 in MENA

Misinformation and conspiracy theories about COVID-19 are spreading online like a global wildfire. For public health officials […]

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Ground Truth Briefing | The COVID-19 Response in El Salvador and Nicaragua: Two Sides of the Same Authoritarian Coin?

Since taking office in June 2019, Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele has clashed frequently with the country’s legislature […]

Equal Rights Advocates Have An Impact On Our Planet’s Sustainability

Although the issues of equal rights and environmental sustainability may appear distinct, they are actually closely related. […]