Posted on 09 December 2010 by admin
Emilio Godoy interviews YOLANDA KAKABADSE, president of WWF
CANCÃšN, Dec 9, 2010 (IPS/TerraViva) – Latin America should create regional conventions to protect biodiversity and combat the impacts of climate change, says Ecuadorian environmentalist Yolanda Kakabadse, president of the World Wide Fund for Nature International (WWF), in this interview with TerraViva. Continue Reading
Posted on 18 November 2010 by admin
A cloud forest in Costa Rica. Credit:GermÃ¡n Miranda/IPS.
By Daniel Zueras*
SAN JOSÃ‰, Nov 18, 2010 (IPS/IFEJ/TerraViva) – For many, Costa Rica embodies the notion of a country committed to taking care of its natural environment. But Costa Rican activists beg to differ, and have a list of the actions that contradict the country’s green “for-export” image.