Internet shutdowns have become a staple of Myanmar's junta since it seized power last year, with UN human rights experts saying access to online information is 'a matter of life and death' for those fleeing attacks by the military.
Following a year of explosive growth in ESG funds that observers say had coincided with a bull market, investors and portfolio managers are now facing a lull as interest in such funds see a sharp slowdown in the first half of 2022.
The official population estimate for Sumatran rhinos has for years been pegged at “fewer than 80,” but a new estimate compiled by the IUCN and TRAFFIC concludes the number is more likely between 34 and 47.
There are multiple reasons why climate action is an appealing target for aspiring and incumbent authoritarians, but none has anything to do with the climate itself. Citizens must get wise to this new threat of reactionary populism.
Amid competing concerns such as urban development and tackling climate change, keeping biodiversity conservation in people's minds can be a challenge. Eco-Business asks primatologist Andie Ang how that can be tackled.
The government announced an increase on the minimum amount of renewable energy supplied to investors and end-users from 1 per cent to 2.5 per cent, in a bid to ramp up the country’s goal to reach 35 per cent clean energy by 2030.