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Indigenous rights are vital to protecting forests

Indigenous rights are vital to protecting forests

A new study has revealed that the planet’s indigenous communities need to be given a bigger role in helping to solve the ongoing climate change crisis. Research carried out by the Rights and Resources Initiative, Woods Hole Research Centre and…
World faces sixth mass extinction in history

World faces sixth mass extinction in history

The world is facing the biggest extinction since dinosaurs says Living Planet Report by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the Zoological Society of London (ZSL). By 2020, it is estimated that the population of vertebrates will fall by 67%…