Posted on 09 December 2010 by admin
Emilio Godoy interviews YOLANDA KAKABADSE, president of WWF
CANCÃN, 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 03 December 2010 by admin
Uruguayan cattle out to pasture. Credit:Courtesy of the Uruguayan Society of Hereford Breeders.
By Marcela Valente*
BUENOS AIRES, Dec 3, 2010 (TierramÃ©rica/TerraViva) – Some of Latin America’s major cattle-producing countries will begin working as a team in 2011 to quantify the greenhouse-effect gas emissions from their bovine industry — and to come up with options for reducing them. Continue Reading