16 January, 2004 - 01:00
The World Economic Forum says efforts towards achieving the UN's Millennium Development Goals are faltering badly. It meets in the Swiss resort of Davos from 21 to 25 January.
9 January, 2004 - 01:00
A report in the Guardian highlights the increasingly difficult environment that International NGOs are facing.
9 January, 2004 - 01:00
The action comes after Mr Clarke's satirical column criticised the government. The case is pending appeal.
9 January, 2004 - 01:00
The article in New Scientist reports that "Contamination by PCBs, dioxins and pesticides is on average 10 times higher in farmed salmon. The consequent health risks, such as a raised risk of cancer, could detract from the known health benefits of eating oily fish."
19 December, 2003 - 01:00
The Sustain report Food Miles - Still on the road to ruin? was published 5 years ago, an update to the first Food Miles report in 1994. 5 years on, it is interesting to look back on this report and see how relevant it still is.
19 December, 2003 - 01:00
This small group of anti-mining campaigners presented awards to (dis)honour mining companies and executives whose showed a lack of commitment to sustainable development.
19 December, 2003 - 01:00
The Free Range Network study Toxic shock! looks at the effects of per-fluoro-chemicals (PFCs). From FRAW’s Free Range Bulletin 03/2003: This is no joke. It’s deadly serious to budgies at least, and perhaps in the longer term humans too.
15 December, 2003 - 01:00
At a conference in the World Forum on Communication Rights, a parallel forum to the official World Summit on the Information Society, speakers from the United States, Colombia, and a Kenyan technologist working in Rwanda took up this theme.

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