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 […]

Asia

NGO funding must be monitored & audited

July 23, 2017 eco45daily89org 0

  JAKARTA — Ricky AVENZORA, a forestry and environmental observer from Bogor Agricultural Institute/IPB reminds that the government must not permit elite mafia donor and environmental NGOs to become a threat against Indonesia’s national interests. […]

Asia

Hydropower threatens Mekong ecosystem

May 31, 2017 eco45daily89org 0

  Scientists have once again warned against the 12 hydropower projects along the Mekong River that will cause non-recoverable damages to the river’s ecosystem as well as threaten food security of residents in the riparian […]

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 […]