Understanding Carbon Trading and its Rationale — Global Issues

Understanding Carbon Trading and its Rationale — Global Issues

Kenya is home to the world’s first-ever blue carbon initiative that sold carbon credits from mangrove conservation along its vast coastline. Credit: Joyce Chimbi/IPS by Joyce Chimbi (nairobi) Monday, May 27, 2024 Inter Press Service NAIROBI, May 27 (IPS) – Carbon trading has gained growing popularity on the African continent and is More...

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At least 18 dead as tornadoes and storms batter central U.S.
By MDN On Monday, May 27th, 2024
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At least 18 dead as tornadoes and storms batter central U.S.

In Arkansas, a 26-year-old woman was found dead outside a destroyed home in Olvey, a small community in Boone County, said Daniel Bolen of the county’s Office of Emergency Management. The weather service confirmed More...

Countdown to Critical Conference for Small Island Developing States — Global Issues
By MDN On Sunday, May 26th, 2024
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Countdown to Critical Conference for Small Island Developing States — Global Issues

Pigeon Point in the north of Saint Lucia, one of 39 Small Island States which will be represented at the critical SIDS4 in Antigua. Credit: Alison Kentish/IPS by Alison Kentish (saint lucia) Sunday, May 26, More...

The rise of ‘abortion abolitionists’ targeting women, doctors and Donald Trump
By MDN On Sunday, May 26th, 2024
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The rise of ‘abortion abolitionists’ targeting women, doctors and Donald Trump

CINCINNATI, Ohio — The group of anti-abortion crusaders showed up outside Hughes STEM High School just before 3 p.m. As students streamed out of the building, the men and women walked after them carrying large More...

Russian attack on Kharkiv shopping centre ‘utterly unacceptable’, says senior UN official — Global Issues
By MDN On Sunday, May 26th, 2024
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Russian attack on Kharkiv shopping centre ‘utterly unacceptable’, says senior UN official — Global Issues

“I am appalled and shocked by the terrifying news arriving from Kharkiv”, said Ms. Brown in a statement. “This afternoon, in broad daylight as people – despite all the horrors they endure every day More...

Israel’s military probes video appearing to show reservist calling for mutiny against defense minister
By MDN On Saturday, May 25th, 2024
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Israel’s military probes video appearing to show reservist calling for mutiny against defense minister

The Israeli military said it was launching an investigation Saturday, after a video was posted on social media which appeared to show a reservist calling for a mutiny against the country’s Defense Minister More...

International Court of Justice Orders Israel to Halt its Military Offensive in Rafah — Global Issues
By MDN On Saturday, May 25th, 2024
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International Court of Justice Orders Israel to Halt its Military Offensive in Rafah — Global Issues

by IPS Correspondent (the hague) Friday, May 24, 2024 Inter Press Service The International Court of Justice (ICJ) ordered Israel to immediately halt its military offense in Rafah. “In conformity with More...

Advertisers boost spending at retailers such as Walmart and Amazon as TV shrinks
By MDN On Friday, May 24th, 2024
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Advertisers boost spending at retailers such as Walmart and Amazon as TV shrinks

The next frontier for the ad market isn’t on TV — it’s at screens near points of sale. Television had long been the key target for advertisers, until tech companies such as Alphabet and Meta-owned platforms More...

How Netanyahu Made the Creation of a Palestinian State Irreversible — Global Issues
By MDN On Friday, May 24th, 2024
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How Netanyahu Made the Creation of a Palestinian State Irreversible — Global Issues

Opinion by Alon Ben-Meir (new york) Friday, May 24, 2024 Inter Press Service NEW YORK, May 24 (IPS) – It is ironic how Prime Minister Netanyahu, who vehemently opposed the establishment of a Palestinian More...

Fate of lawsuit filed by Texas student Darryl George over hairstyle in hands of federal judge
By MDN On Thursday, May 23rd, 2024
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Fate of lawsuit filed by Texas student Darryl George over hairstyle in hands of federal judge

GALVESTON, Texas — A federal judge did not issue an immediate ruling on Thursday after hearing legal arguments over whether to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a Black high school student who has alleged racial More...