December 19, 2018
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News by Region World MapNews by Region is the place where you will find articles on Social & Sustainable topics from around the world. Our favorite region is Africa. The continent with the highest potential for economic growth. We cover all continents and provide positive News-Feeds and advice on how to do better.

Climate Change In The Antartica

Climate Change – Antartica Sea Ice Reduction

Antarctica, the South Pole, Earth’s southernmost continent. Home of the emperor penguin. It’s the coldest, driest, and windiest place on earth. Twice the size of Australia and about 98% of Antarctica is covered by ice. Hence important, to check how the climate change affects Antarctica.

sustainable transportation in fiji

Sustainable Transportation: Carbon-Neutral Sailing in Fiji

Sustainable Transportation is the new trend. See how the Uto ni Yalo Trust project promotes renewable energies in the pacific. Using traditional travel Services in Fiji by offering carbon-neutral sailing, while cleaning the ocean.

Human Rights Experts Denounce Trump’s Attacks Against Media

Human Rights Experts Denounce Trump’s Attacks Against Media

Human Rights Experts Denounce Trump’s Attacks Against Media. It took centuries to establish basic human rights. Now it looks, that it only takes 2 years to destroy them.

refugee at work

The Right To Asylum: Give Refugees The Right To Work

Give Refugees the right to work. People seeking asylum are effectively prohibited from working in many countries. As a result, many are left to live in poverty, struggling to support themselves and their families, whilst the Government wastes the talents and economic power of thousands of people. Let’s change that!

Italy. Hundreds rescued crossing the sea. Source- UNHCR:Marco Rotunno

Over 1500 Refugees Died Crossing the Mediterranean Sea

More than 1,500 refugees and migrants have lost their lives attempting to cross the Mediterranean in the first seven months of 2018. 850 in June and July. It’s a crime to close borders for refugees. Providing assistance to people in need is a must.

Building Stronger Farming Communities

Building Stronger Farming Communities

Building stronger farming communities for a climate-resilient forest. Initiated by the FAO, IIED, IUCN, and AgriCord millions of farmers become sustainable.

FAO Sounds Alarm on Overlooked Emergencies

FAO Sounds Alarm on Overlooked Emergencies

A new report from FAO sounds alarm on overlooked emergencies. Some of the world’s most severely underfunded crises. Urgent humanitarian response required.

Developing Africa's pharmaceutical sector

Developing Africa’s Pharmaceutical Sector

There is an urgent need to develop the pharmaceutical sector in Africa to reduce the continent’s dependence on imported pharmaceutical and medical products.