Climate

The Paris Agreement and American Leadership

August 2, 2017 eco45daily89org 0

  President Donald Trump’s decision to unilaterally withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement this June was met with immediate outcry from both domestic opponents of the president and international partners. Business leaders like […]

Environment

Pollution Clouds Gambia’s Efforts to Woo China

July 31, 2017 eco45daily89org 0

  The Gambia is courting Beijing’s attention after re-establishing diplomatic relations last year, but villagers and activists say Chinese investment is a double-edged sword as they fight a firm accused of dumping waste. Chinese firms in Africa are frequently accused […]

Agriculture

The Battle over Peatlands

May 25, 2017 eco36ad 0

  President Joko Widodo must immediately resolve the dispute between Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya and Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto. Peatlands restoration the bone of contention between the two ministers is linked to two […]