Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon is soaring under far-right President Jair Bolsonaro. It is even happening in a vast highly protected reserve named after a murdered environmentalist. The world is increasingly
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian states containing the country's Amazon rainforest said they want to negotiate directly with European nations who fund projects to curb deforestation after changes proposed
The Last Whalers by Doug Bock Clark, review: a rich account of a small tribe swamped by modern technology
Reading Doug Bock Clark’s remarkable first book, I was reminded of the travel writer Norman Lewis. The Last Whalers is, as the subtitle has it, “The Life of an Endangered Tribe in a Land Left Behind”.
The Brazilian government of Jair Bolsonaro has defended its record on exploiting Amazon forests — saying its strategy is to make intelligent use of the country’s natural resources. Norway and Germany withdrawn