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Kenyan poachers make a killing in ivory
East African ivory and rhino horn continue to be in high demand, despite international efforts.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2013 18:18 GMT
Breaking the gridlock on the global wildlife crime crisis
Poaching not only takes a toll on animals, but bears a terrible human cost as well.
Last updated: 26 May 2013 22:34 GMT
Financing a greener future
We have built an economy that does not reliably value or conserve the natural capital on which it depends, writes Leape.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2012 07:35 GMT
Are we sustainable?
As the Rio+20 conference closes, radical change remains necessary, experts tell Al Jazeera.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2012 15:30 GMT
Controversial forest code vetoed in Brazil
President rejects parts of bill regulating how much land farmers in Amazon and threatened areas must preserve as forest.
Last updated: 26 May 2012 09:00 GMT
'Over-consumption' threatening Earth
Latest survey says we are using 50 per cent more resources than what can be sustainably produced.
Last updated: 15 May 2012 01:18 GMT
UN deal struck to 'save ecosystems'
Almost 200 countries sign up to key targets on pollution, forest and reef protection, and creating conservation areas.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2010 04:37 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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In Pictures: Lebanon's land mine survivors
While unexploded land mines still pepper many areas of Lebanon, amputees are rebuilding their lives.
In Pictures: Ramadan in Aleppo
Syrian opposition fighters spent the holy month of Ramadan fasting while fighting regime forces.
In Pictures: West Bank anger
Deadly clashes erupt as thousands of Palestinians protest against mounting death toll in Gaza.
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