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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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