8 June 2017, New York, United States of America
5 - 9 June 2017, New York, United States of America
27 April 2017 – There will be more plastic than fish in the world’s oceans by 2050 unless people stop using single-use plastic items such as plastic bags and plastic bottles, according to figures cited by the United Nations.
Imagine an area 34 times the size of Manhattan. Now imagine it covered ankle-deep in plastic waste — piles of soda bottles and plastic bags, takeout containers by the mile, drinking straws as far as the eye can see.
Conservationists call on Japan to abide by fishing agreements after reports annual quota will be exceeded two months early
Currents are acting like a conveyor belt for plastic, dumping the bits in pristine northern waters
The European Commission launched Wednesday a new initiative for the sustainable development of the blue economy in the Western Mediterranean region.
April 20 (UPI) -- As shark populations decline, fish face less pressure from the top of the food chain. As a result, new research shows, fish are getting fatter.
PORT-LOUIS, Mauritius, Apr 19 2017 (IPS) - An internationally renowned scientist, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim became Mauritius’s sixth president on June 5, 2015 – and one of the few Muslim women heads of state in the world.