Urgent Need to Replace Competition with Cooperation in the Aral Sea Basin

NUR-SULTAN CITY, Kazakhstan, Nov 07 (IPS) – The water resources in Central Asia’s Aral Sea Basin…

Italy’s Olive-Oil Industry Sees Simmering Threats from Climate Change and Nasty Bacteria

ROME, Nov 06 (IPS) – Poor weather and disease have killed millions of trees and decimated…

Burkina Faso: Climate Change Triggers Rural Exodus

OUAGADOUGOU, Nov 06 (IPS) – Ibrahim Harouna and his neighbours sit under a tree at his…

Europe’s Green Deal is Turning Red

KIEL, Germany, Nov 06 (IPS) – Delara Burkhardt is deputy federal chairman of Germany’s Young Socialists…

The Fight for Bread Became a Fight for Freedom

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 05 (IPS) – My name is Alaa Salah. I am 22 years old…

Prepare to Win: Tsunami Awareness and Preparedness

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 05 (IPS) – Once considered rare in their occurrence, in the last 10…

Online Trolls, Bots, Snoopers Imperil Democracy: Report

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 05 (IPS) – Using armies of online fans, trolls and, automated ‘bots’, the…

Africans Charged More Than 3.5 Times the ‘Affordable’ Rate for Mobile Data

Nov 04 (IPS) – People living in Africa are charged an average of 7.1 per cent…

No Region is Immune from Rising Inequalities, Trade Tensions & Declining Growth Rates

BANGKOK, Thailand, Nov 04 (IPS) – We are facing tense and turbulent times around the globe.…

‘When Journalists are Targeted, Societies as a Whole, Pay a Price’: UN Chief

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 02 (IPS) – “Without journalists able to do their jobs in safety, we…