Forests are an ally in the fight against climate change. But deforestation in the Amazon is approaching a tipping point, after which the area will emit more carbon than it stores. Compani...
To solve Santiago’s smog problem, Chile is rolling out electric scooters, cars and taxis, as well as lorries for use in the mining industry.
Indigenous groups in Latin America are proposing a protected area that stretches from the Andes to the Atlantic.
Naming rights for orchids, a 'soulful blue-eyed' frog and an ant with snapping jaws are among the Rainforest Trust's unusual auction.
Demand-side interventions that address not only affordability but also e-literacy and education are as critical to digital inclusion as supply-side connectivity measures.
These forces are shaping the global economy into the future.
Gallup surveyed 154,000 adults in 145 countries to create a snapshot of the world’s emotions.
The landmark treaty is designed to protect environmental defenders.
During the first part of the Trump presidency, talks between the US and the EU regarding a preferential agreement, the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), were put asi...
More than 7% of the total population have left Venezuela since 2014.
These pictures show the extent of inflation until Venezuela cut 5 zeros from its currency.
As part of a broader economic plan aimed at tackling inflation, Venezuela has cut five zeros from prices.
Tropical Storm Nate left more than physical scars on Costa Rica - the impact on locals' mental health has been significant.
A former deputy mayor describes a new approach to protect the most vulnerable in tough economic conditions.
The IMF predicts inflation could hit 1,000,000% this year.