Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Newsletter
Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

Climate & Environment

World’s biodiversity crisis

The WWF estimates that Earth is losing species at thousands of times the natural extinction rate, due to human-led causes.

Published on: 12 December, 2022

Australia environment ruling

Drilling was suspended at the Barossa project off northern Australia after a judge on Sept. 21 found that the offshore regulator’s approval of Santos’ drilling ..

Published on: 5 December, 2022

The effect of climate on world heritage

On the agenda is the effect of climate on world heritage, the importance of doing more to preserve African heritage as well as announcing a ..

Published on: 17 November, 2022

Madagascar is facing drought

Consecutive poor seasons and extreme weather disasters, as well as mismanagement of resources, have left most of the country’s south dry and in famine conditions.

Published on: 15 November, 2022

Cop 27

The COP27 summit follows a year of such disasters, from floods that killed more than 1,700 people in Pakistan to drought-withering crops in China, Africa ..

Published on: 8 November, 2022

World Climate Report

The report shows that the past eight years are on track to be the warmest on record, the rate of sea level rise doubled in ..

Published on: 6 November, 2022

Glacier Report

This includes all glaciers in Yellowstone National Park and Yosemite National Park, as well as the last remaining glaciers in Africa, Mount Kenya and Kilimanjaro.

Published on: 3 November, 2022

Tropical Storm Nalgae

The number of fatalities is likely to rise, with the national disaster agency recording 63 people still missing and scores of others injured.

Published on: 1 November, 2022

Pakistan’s recent devastating floods impact

Record monsoon rains from July triggered floods that killed more than 1,700 people, swept away communities and left more than a third of the country ..

Published on: 24 October, 2022

Living Planet Report

Global wildlife populations see an average decline of nearly 70% in just under 50 years.

Published on: 13 October, 2022