Links recentes sobre temas ambientais

Vista aérea da floresta amazônica

6 de dez de 2013

Aqui podem-se encontrar links sobre temas ambientais, por exemplo a proteção da floresta tropical, o roubo de terras e a caça furtiva em inglês. Além de artigos da “New York Times” e outros jornais internacionais também pode-se ler reportagens atuais de diferentes fontes.

22 de Março de 2014

Ecocide in Guatemala: Call for international solidarity
http://intercontinentalcry.org/ecocide-in-guatemala-call-for-international-solidarity-22541/

20 de Março de 2014

Battle over Essar-led project reflects India's new mining pains
http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/03/20/india-mining-environment-idINDEEA2I0FV20140320

17 de Março de 2014

Nasa-funded study warns of ‘collapse of civilisation’ in coming decades
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/nasafunded-study-warns-of-collapse-of-civilisation-in-coming-decades-9195668.html

16 de Março de 2014

Glencore Xstrata should avoid corruption and criminal projects like PORTO SUL, says Brazilian group
http://londonminingnetwork.org/2014/03/glencore-xstrata-should-avoid-corruption-and-criminal-projects-like-porto-sul-says-brazilian-group/

14 de Março de 2014

Indonesian politician gets 14 years for illegal logging permits
http://alert-conservation.org/issues-research-highlights/2014/3/14/corrupt-indonesian-politician-gets-14-years-for-illegal-logging-permits

11 de Março de 2014

Tell Wall Street stop foreclosing on forests!
http://action.foe.org/p/dia/action3/common/public/?action_KEY=13659

Mega-Dams Create Economic Disaster Says Top Study
http://www.sarawakreport.org/2014/03/mega-dams-create-economic-disaster-says-top-study

4 de Março de 2014

Africa: Tackling Illegal Logging Should Be a Yearly Event
http://allafrica.com/stories/201403041349.html?aa_source=useful-column

Far-Reaching Impact of US $19 Billion Illicit Trade
http://allafrica.com/stories/201403032172.html?viewall=1

More Than 10,000 Smuggeld Animals in Thailand
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/national/Up-to-10000-smuggled-animals-seized-in-past-year-30228275.html

3 de Março de 2014

Tanzania: Germans Appeal to Kikwete
http://allafrica.com/stories/201403032262.html

2 de Março de 2014

Taste of Bitterness of Oil Palm
https://awasmifee.potager.org/?p=794

1 de Março de 2014

Ghana: Forestry Commission Marks World Wild Life Day
http://allafrica.com/stories/201403040464.html?aa_source=useful-column

28 de Fevereiro de 2014

Senegal: Murky International Conglomerate Threatens Land Rights, Food Security, and Wetland Preserve
http://www.oaklandinstitute.org/press-release-senegal-murky-international-conglomerate-threatens-land-rights-food-security-wetlands

21 Fevereiro de 2014

Liberia: Sinoe complains GVL to Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil
Liberia: Sinoe complains GVL to Roundtable On Sustainable Palm Oil - See more at: http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23185#sthash.NtNVcOZ2.eWD87TPh.dpuf
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23185

18 de Fevereiro de 2014

Ghana hopes G8 New Alliance will end long history of food insecurity
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23178

14 de Fevereiro de 2014

Karuturi, the iconic landgrabber, flops
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23158-karuturi-the-iconic-landgrabber-flops

10 Fevereiro de 2014

FGV denies report on land sale talks with Tadmax
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23148

Uniting to End the Scourge of Illegal Wildlife Trafficking
http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2014/02/10/this-week-in-london-uniting-to-end-the-scourge-of-illegal-wildlife-trafficking/

New WildLeaks Website Invites Whistle-Blowers on Wildlife Crime
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/02/140210-wildleaks-wildlife-crime-trafficking-whistleblower/

9 Fevereiro de 2014

Cambodian communities submit complaint to World Bank over bankrolling of Vietnamese rubber giant behind land grabs and human rights abuse
http://www.globalwitness.org/library/cambodian-communities-submit-complaint-world-bank-over-bankrolling-vietnamese-rubber-giant

6 Fevereiro de 2014

Drought, fire reducing ability of Amazon rainforest to store carbon
http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0206-amazon-exhaling-carbon.html

REDD+ could fail without near-term financial support
http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0206-redd-finance-gap.html?n3ws1ttr

10 Fevereiro de 2014

20 million people face hunger in Africa's Sahel region
http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0204-hance-sahel-food-crisis.html

How hunters have become key to saving Bulgaria's capercaillie
http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0204-dimitrova-capercaillie-bulgaria.html?n3ws1ttr

1 de Fevereiro de 2014

Chops and robbers
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23123

31 de Janeiro de 2014

Africa: Conservation Dilemmas
http://allafrica.com/stories/201401311198.html

Debate: Should ivory stockpiles be destroyed?
http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/debate-should-ivory-stockpiles-be-destroyed-9099221.html

28 de Janeiro de 2014

The future’s not bright: Low-level air pollution leads to drop in wildflower populations say Manchester scientists
http://mancunianmatters.co.uk/content/28018206-future%E2%80%99s-not-bright-low-level-air-pollution-leads-drop-wildflower-populations-say-m

20 de Janeiro de 2014

Land grabbing: The real cost of buying cheap
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/23057

9 de Janeiro de 2014

BBC: Honeybee shortage threatens crop pollination in Europe
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25656283

7 de Janeiro de 2014

Guardian: Honduras and the dirty war fuelled by the west's drive for clean energy
The palm oil magnates are growing ever more trees for use in biofuels and carbon trading. But what happens to the subsistence farmers who live on the lucrative land?
http://www.theguardian.com/global/2014/jan/07/honduras-dirty-war-clean-energy-palm-oil-biofuels

Los Angeles Times: Colombia law fails to put land back in farmers' hands
http://www.latimes.com/world/la-fg-colombia-landless-20140105,0,1434880.story#ixzz2phqjpRWA

11 de Dezembro de 2013

globalpost: Kenyan rangers kill 2 poachers, recover ivory trophies
www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/kenyan-rangers-kill-2-poachers-recover-ivory-trophies

BBC: Biofuel suspected in probe into diesel breakdowns
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25321913

10 de Dezembro de 2013

Corp Watch: Police Attack Palm Oil Protestors in Sierra Leone
www.corpwatch.org/article.php?id=15906

Grain: Stolen land: Nigerian villagers want their forest back from Wilmar
www.grain.org/article/entries/4844-stolen-land-nigerian-villagers-want-their-land-back-from-wilmar

8 de Dezembro de 2013

Allafrica.com: Mozambique: Farmers in Mozambique Fear Brazilian-Style Agriculture
allafrica.com/stories/201312300051.html?viewall=1

4 de Dezembro de 2013

BBC News: Colombian farmers protest against agricultural policies
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-25210762

2 de Dezembro de 2013

Mongabay: Palm oil company Bumitama under fire for clearing rainforest, endangering orangutans
http://news.mongabay.com/2013/1201-bumitama-palm-oil-dparker.html#cLCh4bGy2qkHauxb.99

30 de Novembro de 2013

Think Progress: 41 Scientists Warn Obama Admin Against Burning Trees To Produce Electricity
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2013/11/30/3005441/epa-biomass-forest-carbon/

28 de Novembro de 2013

Hetq: Dangerous Monkey Business: Armenia’s Links to the Illegal Trafficking of Endangered Species
http://hetq.am/eng/news/31003/dangerous-monkey-business-armenia’s-links-to-the-illegal-trafficking-of-endangered-species.html

Jakarta Post: Your letters: Deforestation is never temporary
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2013/11/28/your-letters-deforestation-never-temporary.html?goback=.gde_83858_member_5811807245897334786

BBC: Viewpoint: Why Burma's forests must be preserved
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25088368

Redd-monitor: Anglo-Capital Partners: Another carbon credit boiler room bites the dust
http://www.redd-monitor.org/2013/11/28/anglo-capital-partners-another-carbon-credit-boiler-room-bites-the-dust/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Redd-monitor+%28REDD-Monitor%29

globalpost: Greenpeace urges Indonesian palm oil producers to stick with zero deforestation commitment
http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131128/greenpeace-urges-indonesian-palm-oil-producers-stick-zero-de

Daily News Tanzania: Tanzania calls for urgent action on ivory stockpile
http://www.touch.dailynews.co.tz/index.php/local-news/25218-tanzania-calls-for-urgent-action-on-ivory-stockpile

27 de Novembro de 2013

IOL: Forty vultures killed in mass poisoning
http://www.iol.co.za/scitech/science/environment/forty-vultures-killed-in-mass-poisoning-1.1612939#.UpxQBN073nd

Farmlandgrab: Land grab: Foreign firms drive Cambodians from farms
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22853

The Phnom Penh Post: Animal trade down?
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/animal-trade-down

Zim Eye: National Parks Burning Numerous Elephants’ Carc in Hwange”
http://www.zimeye.org/?p=95352

The Telegraph: Dust to Dust: a man-made Malthusian crisis
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/comment/ambroseevans_pritchard/10479872/Dust-to-Dust-a-man-made-Malthusian-crisis.html

Jacaranda fm: First time rhino, ivory products returned: Hawks
http://www.jacarandafm.com/post/first-time-rhino-ivory-products-returned-hawks/

Zeenews: Bonobo's hurtling towards extinction
http://zeenews.india.com/news/eco-news/bonobo-s-hurtling-towards-extinction_892729.html

Allafrica: Tanzania: Stop This Sham Fight Against Elephant Poaching
http://allafrica.com/stories/201311270330.html

Eco-Business: In pictures: forest clearing by the Tanjung Puting National Park
http://www.eco-business.com/news/in-pictures-forest-clearing-tanjung-puting-national-park/

26 de Novembro de 2013

Bloomberg: Ethiopia’s farm investment plans falter on flood plain
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22851

Reuters: Cameroon permits trimmed palm oil project by US firm Herakles
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22850

Nature: Nations fight back on ivory
http://www.nature.com/news/nations-fight-back-on-ivory-1.14247

Bangalore Mirror: Elephant patrol to prevent poachers at tiger reserves
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Elephant-patrol-to-prevent-poachers-at-tiger-reserves/articleshow/26537409.cms

The courier: Forth Energy still undecided on pursuit of biomass plan
http://www.thecourier.co.uk/news/local/dundee/forth-energy-still-undecided-on-pursuit-of-biomass-plan-1.157992

Reuters: CORRECTED- Cameroon permits trimmed palm oil project by US firm Herakles
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/26/cameroon-herakles-idUSL5N0JB2OU20131126

25 de Novembro de 2013

The Jakarta Post: NGO question mapping of palm oil plantations in RI
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2013/11/25/ngo-questions-mapping-oil-palm-plantations-ri.html

Reuters: Jenaan changes Egypt strategy to wheat for local market
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22852

ABC: US farming investors look to West Australia for land purchases
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22845

International Animal Rescue: Rescue centre in Indonesia works round the clock to care for huge haul of endangered primates confiscated from smugglers
http://www.internationalanimalrescue.org/news/2013/568/Rescue+centre+in+Indonesia+works+round+the+clock+to+care+for+huge+haul+of+endangered+primates+confiscated+from+smugglers.html

ABC Radio Australia: New UN campaign shines light on illicit wildlife trade
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/radio/program/asia-pacific/new-un-campaign-shines-light-on-illicit-wildlife-trade/1224772

allAfrica: Zimbabwe: Five Elephant Poachers Jailed
http://allafrica.com/stories/201311250197.html

24 de Novembro de 2013

New Straits Times: On the trail of wildlife smugglers
http://www.nst.com.my/nation/general/on-the-trail-of-wildlife-smugglers-1.410110

PRLog: Sea Turtle Eggs Trades in East Borneo
http://www.prlog.org/12246947-stop-sea-turtle-eggs-trades-in-east-borneo.html

The Jakarta Post: 22 Ketapang orangutans 
rescued in 2013
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2013/11/24/22-ketapang-orangutans-rescued-2013.html

23 de Novembro de 2013

West Australian: China reaps rewards of farm plunge
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22848

Aliran: Sarawak indigenous communities launch campaign against land grabbing
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22843

Energy Justice Network: Biomass Thermal: The Logs That Break the Forest’s Back [The Biomass Monitor]
http://www.energyjustice.net/content/biomass-thermal-logs-break-forest’s-back-biomass-monitor

22 de Novembro de 2013

The New York Times: The Year the Monarch Didn’t Appear
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/24/sunday-review/the-year-the-monarch-didnt-appear.html?emc=edit_tnt_20131122&tntemail0=y&_r=3&

redd-monitor: No to Biodiversity Offsetting
http://www.redd-monitor.org/2013/11/22/no-to-biodiversity-offsetting/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Redd-monitor+%28REDD-Monitor%29

Friends of the Earth Europe: Financiers of palm oil must stop deforestation and illegal activity
http://www.foeeurope.org/Last-chance-financiers-palm-oil-companies-211113

Mongabay: Greenpeace photos expose palm oil giant's deforestation in Indonesia
http://news.mongabay.com/2013/1122-greenpeace-palm-oil-photos.html#1r1Oi1eV6bkPH8ik.99

The Independent: Malaysia's notorious 'Lizard King' Anson Wong is back in business - to dismay of wildlife campaigners
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/malaysias-notorious-lizard-king-anson-wong-is-back-in-business--to-dismay-of-wildlife-campaigners-8957450.html

livescience: 7 Iconic Animals Humans Are Driving to Extinction
http://m.livescience.com/41421-animals-threatened-with-extinction.html

The new age: Rhino poaching nearly outpaces births
http://www.thenewage.co.za/112330-1021-53-Rhino_poaching_nearly_outpaces_births

21 de Novembro de 2013

La Via Campesina: The global struggle for peasants seeds : a struggle for our future
http://viacampesina.org/en/index.php/main-issues-mainmenu-27/biodiversity-and-genetic-resources-mainmenu-37/1522-the-global-struggle-for-peasants-seeds-a-struggle-for-our-future

EurActive: Report: Illegally produced palm oil is financed by European banks
http://www.euractiv.com/development-policy/illegally-traded-palm-oil-financ-news-531853

FOE: Financiers of palm oil must stop deforestation and illegal activity
http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/22833