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Falta uma estrat√©gia para enfrentar a ‚Äúcrise civilizat√≥ria‚ÄĚ

Posted on 25 June 2012 by admin

Por Mario Osava

RIO DE JANEIRO, 23 junho (TerraViva)¬† A Conferencia Global para os Assentamentos Humanos (Habitat II), em Istambul h√° 16 anos, foi das mais abertas √† participa√ß√£o da sociedade civil, sen√£o a campe√£. Acolheu num grosso volume conclusivo milhares de ¬†propostas e recomenda√ß√Ķes dos participantes.

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Ciencia aporta instrumentos a la agroforestería

Posted on 23 June 2012 by admin

Por Diana Cariboni

R√ćO DE JANEIRO, 23 jun (TerraViva) La investigaci√≥n y el desarrollo de sistemas agroforestales son una apuesta a la sostenibilidad de la agricultura en zonas vulnerables, como Am√©rica Central. Continue Reading

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Weak Rio+20 Agreement Anticipates New Noah’s Ark

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

Fabiana Frayssinet

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 22 (TerraViva) РThe downpour that fell Friday in this Brazilian city was nature’s warning to the heads of state meeting at the Rio+20 summit. The generation of Noe (Noah), an environmentalist’s son who will be born a month from now, will have to save biodiversity that is more complex than that of his Biblical namesake.

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Cumbre sin acuerdos anticipa nueva arca de Noé

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

Por Fabiana Frayssinet

R√ćO DE JANEIRO, 22 jun (TerraViva) El diluvio que cay√≥ este viernes 22 en esta ciudad brasile√Īa fue una advertencia de la naturaleza a los gobernantes presentes en R√≠o+20. La generaci√≥n de No√©, hijo de una ambientalista que nacer√° dentro de un mes, tendr√° que salvar una biodiversidad m√°s compleja que la de su antecesor b√≠blico. Continue Reading

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Rio Ends With Raft of Voluntary Pledges

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

By Claudia Ciobanu

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 22 (TerraViva) “With volunteers, we will drive sustainable development forward.” These were the words of Helen Clark, administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, at the close of Rio+20 on Jun 22. Continue Reading

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Belo Monte, referencia internacional do movimento contra barragens

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

Por Mario Osava

RIO DE JANEIRO, 22 junho (TerraViva) – O mo√ßambicano Jeremias Vunjanhe conseguiu, na ca√≥tica C√ļpula dos Povos, encontrar os ativistas do Movimento Xingu Vivo que denunciavam a criminaliza√ß√£o dos seus ativistas pela policia de Altamira, no interior do Par√°.

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Amazon Countries Want Concrete Sustainable Development Goals

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

Fabiola Ortiz

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 22 (TerraViva) – The countries of the Amazon river basin are pursuing definite goals for the region, such as zero deforestation by 2020, even though the Rio+20 conference’s outcome document does not include “sustainable development goals”.

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La econom√≠a verde es una falacia, seg√ļn activistas

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

Por Thalif Deen * – TerraViva

RíO DE JANEIRO, 22 jun (TerraViva)  La cumbre Río+20 terminó este viernes 22 con ganadores y perdedores, pero principalmente con perdedores. Continue Reading

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Desafio da Fome Zero requer fim dos desperdícios

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

Por Clarinha Glock

RIO DE JANEIRO, 22 junho (TerraViva) – O desafio de aliviar a fome de cerca de 900 milh√Ķes de pessoas em todo mundo √© uma das prioridades das Na√ß√Ķes Unidas. Continue Reading

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Climate Refugees ‚Äď Today‚Äôs New Reality

Posted on 22 June 2012 by admin

Fabíola Ortiz

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 22 (TerraViva) The continued exodus of Somalis to Kenya and Ethiopia has fuelled the debate on a new issue of global concern: climate refugees, driven from their homes and across borders by extreme weather events.

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