Posted on 19 June 2012 by admin
By Julio Godoy
RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 19 (TerraViva) ‚Äď Three industrialised countries ‚Äď the U.S., Canada and Japan ‚Äď and Russia blocked a substantial advancement in the protection of the oceans at the U.N. conference on sustainable development here, according to environmental activists. Continue Reading
Posted on 04 June 2012 by admin
Na√ß√Ķes Unidas, 4/6/2012, (IPS) – Em uma dr√°stica virada pol√≠tica antes da Confer√™ncia das Na√ß√Ķes Unidas sobre Desenvolvimento Sustent√°vel, a Rio+20, o Canad√° anunciou sua disposi√ß√£o de reconhecer o acesso a √°gua e saneamento como um direito humano b√°sico.
Posted on 31 May 2012 by admin
By Thalif Deen
UNITED NATIONS, May 31, 2012 (IPS) – Canada, in a dramatic political turnaround, has signaled its willingness to recognise water and sanitation as a basic human right.