Wild animal populations are down 69% – here’s how to solve this crisis | wild animals

It was Europe’s hottest summer on record, as sweltering heatwaves and wildfires accelerated emissions to a 15-year high. Kenya is suffering its worst drought in more than 40 years, while Pakistan is grappling with devastating floods that have killed thousands of people and displaced millions. Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is at a six-year high, … Read more

With Lula in charge, what role can Brazil play in the climate? | Environmental News

Minas Gerais, Brazil – Just hours after Brazilians elected Luiz InĂ¡cio Lula da Silva as the country’s next president, the first signs of international enthusiasm and hope for the country’s return to the climate action game were clearly visible. International leaders said they look forward to working with Lula’s government, particularly on the environment; Norway … Read more

Brazil votes on Sunday. Here’s what you need to know

CNN – hotly contested brazil Presidential election Less than 24 hours away, and for many Brazilians, the stakes couldn’t be greater. Two household names – former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and current leader Jair Bolsonaro – are vying to become the country’s next president. Depending on who wins in the end, Latin America’s … Read more