This large gravel mine, now supplying product for a major road upgrade, has turned this section of Manitoba's Birdtail River valley into a hive of activity. It has also brought noise, emissions and congestion to the surrounding area .
Tuesday, 11 September 2018
Global hunger continues to rise, new UN report says
World Food Programme
A woman receives food rations at a refugee camp in Kenya. Kate Holt/AusAID
Progress made in the past decade has been reversed, with climate extremes such as droughts and floods identified as a main cause.More here.