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Is Cambodia’s skyscraper dream a nightmare?

The building work currently going on in Phnom Penh may also reveal the inadequacies of the country’s ‘progress’, writes David Hutt.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Women on the frontlines of climate change at COP21 and beyond

Women are rising up across the globe to say, ‘we are not just victims, we are the solution!’, writes Osprey Orielle Lake.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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TTIP fatally wounded, but its ‘ugly brother’ is still a threat

The Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership is looking a lot less likely, but we’re still not safe, writes Guy Taylor.…

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Universalizing environmental and human rights

Doug Weir explains why these rights are especially important during times of armed conflict.…

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Calculating the environmental benefits of peace in Colombia

The costs of the 50-year conflict add up to ecocide. Doug Weir reports.…

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Are we going to sit back and wait for the next mine waste disaster?

Following a recent tragedy in Brazil, Jennifer Krill wonders when environmental laws are going to be enforced.…

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Drowning in liquid filth – in 21st century India

We pretend that people are not condemned to the caste system, Mari Marcel Thekaekara writes.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Banish the flip-flop!

Plastic shoes are lethal – for those making them as well as for those wearing them, and even after they’ve been discarded.…

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Death by a thousand cuts

Alberta’s waterways are threatened by Canada’s tar sands operations. To save them we must put money and resources into proper scientific assessment, says Zoe Cormier.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Finance

Risk-taking is after all what you would expect from entrepreneurs, many of whom have not just made huge fortunes but also lost them in spectacular bankruptcies. The real shock was to discover the extent to which banking had evolved into a special case of state-subsidized capitalism that underwrites one-way bets..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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