“Latin America is perhaps the best example of economic growth together with carbon emissions reduction,” says Christiana Figueres, former executive-secretary of the UN´s Climate Change Convention, summarizing the region’s leadership in attempting to halt global warming.
Vulnerable and under-represented populations—in particular women, youth, and indigenous communities—often face a serious information gap when it comes to solutions-based information on how to adapt to climate change’s impacts.
Air pollution is one of most acute health problems of our times.
Brazil goes 100% Digital
A new study released by InfoAmazonia takes an in-depth look at the allocation of resources to combat deforestation by the Brazilian government between 2007 and 2014.
In 2007, I was an environmental politics correspondent based in Brasilia, Brazil. Most of my stories that year demonstrated the dramatic links between global warming and the local political action to halt deforestation in the Amazon rainforest.
Internews Europe has published a comprehensive report “Protecting the rights of children: the role of the media - Lessons from India, Kenya and Brazil.”
A new project by InfoAmazonia aims to map the rivers in the Amazon, a main source of livelihood for many communities in South America.