Nature Seychelles assessment finds lack of knowledge about species, environmental threats in national parks

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). (Seychelles News Agency) - An assessment from Nature Seychelles has found a lack of awareness about the species in the Baie...

IPCC Working Group III Publication Manager — IPCC

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RÉSULTATS: DÉPARTEMENT DE PHILOLOGIE HISPANIQUE ET CIVILISATIONS AFRO-AMÉRICAINES

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UN deputy chief warns of ‘hurricane of humanitarian crises’  |

Briefing on behalf of the UN chief, Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed, painted a grim picture of civilian executions, arbitrary arrests, detentions, forced displacement and sexual violence against children, on a massive scale, in the Tigray region of Ethiopia.  She also spoke of “brutal...

Sharp rise in Africa COVID-19 deaths, WHO reports  |

Fatalities are rising as hospital admissions increase rapidly as countries face shortages in oxygen and intensive care beds.  COVID-19 deaths rose by more than 40 per...

Sharp rise in Africa COVID-19 deaths, WHO reports  |

Fatalities are rising as hospital admissions increase rapidly as countries face shortages in oxygen and intensive care beds.  COVID-19 deaths rose by more than 40 per...

Deadly flooding, heatwaves in Europe, highlight urgency of climate action |

The agency said that countries including Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg and the Netherlands had received up to two months’ rain in two days from 14...

FROM THE FIELD: Cameroon’s displaced, get hooked on fish |

They’ve been learning how to breed fish in tanks hundreds of miles away from the sea, in a region where crops, raising animals and...

Delta variant drives Africa COVID threat to ‘whole new level´: WHO warns; ‘dominant’ in...

Along with Alpha and Beta, Delta is fuelling an aggressive third wave across Africa, with case numbers climbing faster than all earlier peaks, according...

Generation Equality: Alongside COVID lies an ‘equally horrific pandemic’ threatening women |

On Wednesday, leaders from around the world will gather in Paris and online, in a massive push for gender equality.   In the early months of the pandemic, the...

Malian authorities urged to ‘break the cycle of impunity’ for human rights violations |

Repeated attacks over the past six months by groups such as the Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimin (JNIM) and the Islamic State in the...

Record-breaking ‘pressure-cooker’ heatwave hits Canada, US northwest |

“An exceptional and dangerous heatwave is breaking in northwestern United States of America and western Canada; this is obviously a part of the world...

$1 billion fund for renewables among key energy commitments made during UN ministerial forums...

Some 50 ministers outlined their plans to reduce emissions and ensure that all people have access to electricity and clean cooking fuels, as the...

On climate change frontline, indigenous provide pointers to save planet 

Indigenous people living on the frontline of climate change could offer potentially ground-breaking insight into biodiversity protection and sustainability, but they urgently need help to withstand a growing number of threats to their way of life, the Food and Agricultural...

Water-related disasters throw up complex challenges, threaten lives and jobs |

“For decades, natural disasters,  have been one of the major causes of worsening poverty, forcing some 26 million people into poverty each year and reversing...

DR Congo: Grave consequences for children witnessing ‘appalling violence’, UNICEF reports |

The simultaneous attacks on Boga and Tchabi, located in Ituri Province, have been devastating for children, the agency said, as many have witnessed brutal...

UN chief urges European Parliament to support COVID vaccines for all |

In a wide-ranging multilingual speech to the European Parliament in Brussels, the UN chief underscored the need to ramp up vaccinations globally.  “The pandemic is...

91 countries now offer COVID-19 vaccinations to refugees, says UNHCR |

“Beyond the moral imperative, this is in our collective self-interest”, said Ann Burton, Chief of UNHCR’s Public Health Section. “As long as the pandemic...

DEPARTEMENT DES SCIENCES DU LANGAGE ET DE LA COMMUNICATION ANNEE ACADEMIQUE 2020 -2021 PV...

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Madagascar’s hungry ‘holding on for dear life’, WFP chief warns |

World Food Programme (WFP) Executive Director David Beasley, explained that he’d met women and children who had “walked for hours” to get to the food distribution points.   “These were the ones who were healthy...

Great Barrier Reef in danger, UN World Heritage Committee draft report finds |

The World Heritage Committee, convened under the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), said the country has not done enough to protect the...