Brazil's Straw Hat project helps women leave abusive situations
Has Russia saved the Assad regime from collapse?
30 Nov 2010 09:01 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Latin America, Canada, Mexico
The latest round of UN climate change talks are underway in Cancun, Mexico - and as world leaders debate ways to tackle global warming, conservationists say polar bears are being hit hard.
Canada is home to two-thirds of the world’s polar bear population, but research has shown numbers are declining rapidly.
Imtiaz Tyab reports from Churchill – a tiny town just south of the Arctic Circle.
Source: Al Jazeera
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Health, Business & Economy, India
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Middle East, US & Canada, Africa, Europe, Syria
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India, Politics, Human Rights
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War & Conflict, Middle East, Israel
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Gun violence, Europe, Switzerland
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