Peru, along with the rest of Latin America, is experiencing one of the fastest demographic shifts in the world. Older people over 60 will outnumber children under 14 by 2040. Is the country ready?
After spending a week in Lima reporting on the UN climate summit, Justin Catanoso offers this wrap up on the results for WFDD, public radio for central and western North Carolina.
Secretary of State Kerry defends the Green Climate Fund at the UN climate summit in Lima, Peru, while blasting GOP climate deniers back in Congress.
Stumbling blocks to REDD+ in recent years have been many, with a significant one being reliable technology. That is no longer a problem.
Unilever CEO Paul Polmon is a corporate role model on climate change.
Noting that climate experts predict that 2014 will become the hottest year on record, Bianca Jagger warned: “Time is running out. Inaction will lead to severe and irreversible damage.”
Older adults in Peru carry a disproportionate burden of disease yet they are least likely to receive appropriate quality care.
An unprecedented public celebration of older adults hints at growing momentum for Peru to address the human rights of older adults. Will actions match the words?
To put an accurate price on carbon, you need to know how much you have and where it’s located, researchers say.
In Peru, as many as 10,000 dolphins are slaughtered for shark bait.
On Feb. 14, the Pulitzer Center releases its newest e-book on the environmental and human prices of gold mining. Whether this resource is produced in a way that is fair to all is very much up to us.
New findings from Woods Hole Research Center scientists use satellite data to recommend habitat corridors between protected areas in the tropics.