Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Jim Leape
1 - 7
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
Featured on Al Jazeera
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
join the #freeajstaff campaign
Palestine as an exclusively Jewish issue in the US
Afghanistan's fleeting 'Camelot' moment
Crackdown on journalists: State security vs human rights
Ukraine crisis: What's the UN doing about it?
Overcoming the Arab-Persian divide: Who owns the Gulf?
Remembering referendums: Tatarstan and Crimea
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
In Pictures: Indian Jewish tribe heads 'home'
Members from Bnei Menashe tribe, recognised by Israel as descendants of lost tribes, set to reunite with roots.
In Pictures: Palestinians celebrate Easter
Barred from accessing Jerusalem, Palestinian-Christians marked Easter holiday with a joyous parade in Ramallah.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions