STUDY: THE LANGUAGE USED BY THE CLIMATE CHANGE WATCHDOG, THE IPCC, IS OVERLY-CONSERVATIVE - AND THEREFORE, THE THREATS ARE MUCH GREATER THAN THE PANEL'S REPORTS SUGGEST. IMAGE CREDIT: CCO PUBLIC DOMAIN.
Monday, 2 February 2015
Peru's Indigenous People Protest Against Relicensing of Oil Concession
Kichwa communities along an Amazon tributary, string cables to stop oil company boats from passing. They accuse government of turning a blind eye to contamination from oil operations in the forest. Story here.