Overall Orange alert Drought for Bolivia-Brazil-2019
in Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay

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Brasile, la centrale idroelettrica che mette a rischio un’intera valle

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:06:00 +0100teleambiente (it)

Secondo alcuni documenti e delle testimonianze raccolte dal Guardian, il più grande progetto idroelettrico nella Foresta amazzonica ha un flusso di progettazione che crea una grande minaccia alla vita umana e all’ecosistema. Secondo lo studio, gli ingegneri non sono riusciti a prevedere l’impatto....

A pocos meses de la inundación, sequía encrudece panorama del río Paraguay

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 15:35:00 +0100UltimaHora (es)

Según explicó el director del Departamento de Meteorología e Hidrología, Raúl Rodas, este escenario se da a raíz de la falta de lluvias en la cuenca alta y media, sitio donde nace el cauce del río Paraguay . De acuerdo con los datos, durante todo el mes de octubre se registró un déficit de lluvias....

Atmosphere, Vol. 10, Pages 642: Extreme Drought Events over Brazil from 2011 to 2019

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 09:52:00 +0200mdpi (en)

Drought-related disasters are among the natural disasters that are able to cause large economic and social losses. In recent years, droughts have affected different regions of Brazil , impacting water, food, and energy security. In this study, we used the Integrated Drought Index (IDI), which....

Bolivia. La campagna elettorale di Morales tra gli incendi e la disputa con il Cile

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 20:33:00 +0200247libero (it)

di Alberto Galvi. Nel bel mezzo della campagna elettorale boliviana alcuni partiti di opposizione hanno attaccato il presidente Morales sulla sua gestione della disputa marittima con il governo cileno, e per la questione degli incendi che hanno bruciato i boschi del paese andino.

Faces of 16 incredible kids behind unprecedented climate change legal action

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 10:45:00 +0200themirror (en)

The youngest is just eight years old, but these children are already doing more to battle climate change than many government heads. This week a group of 16 children, aged between eight and 17, started an unprecedented legal battle against five countries which they say have failed miserably.

Faces of 16 incredible kids behind unprecedented climate change legal action

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 10:37:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

The youngest is just eight years old, but these children are already doing more to battle climate change than many government heads. This week a group of 16 children, aged between eight and 17, started an unprecedented legal battle against five countries which they say have failed miserably.

RD entre naciones que firman y ratifican Acuerdo de Escazú sobre Asuntos Ambientales

Fri, 27 Sep 2019 17:14:00 +0200dominicanoshoy (es)

A un año de su apertura a la firma, el primer tratado regional sobre asuntos ambientales fue firmado hoy por dos países y ratificado por cinco naciones en la sede del organismo mundial en Nueva York. Conforme una publicación de Infotur Dominicano, el Acuerdo Regional sobre Acceso a la Información,....

ODS17. Autoridades de América Latina y el Caribe...

Fri, 27 Sep 2019 16:38:00 +0200corresponsables (es)

A un año de su apertura a la firma, el primer tratado regional sobre asuntos ambientales fue firmado hoy por dos países y ratificado por cinco naciones en la sede del organismo mundial en Nueva York A un año de su apertura a la firma, el Acuerdo Regional sobre Acceso a la Información, la....

En semana clave para el desarrollo sostenible en la ONU, autoridades de América Latina y el Caribe firman y ratifican el Acuerdo de Escazú

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 20:57:00 +0200eclac (es)

A un año de su apertura a la firma, el Acuerdo Regional sobre Acceso a la Información, la Participación Pública y el Acceso a la Justicia en Asuntos Ambientales en América Latina y el Caribe -conocido como Acuerdo de Escazú - fue firmado por dos y ratificado por cinco países en la sede de las....

Everything You Need to Know About the Youth Activists Taking on the Climate Crisis at the UN

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 23:27:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Sixteen youth climate activists—including 16-year-old Nobel Peace Prize nominee Greta Thunberg—filed a human rights complaint with the United Nations stating that five countries have violated their basic human rights by not acting on climate change. The complaint targets Argentina, Brazil , France,....

La naturaleza 'invisible' del suelo es clave para mitigar los efectos del cambio climático

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 09:17:00 +0200ecoticias (es)

El objetivo del trabajo fue identificar qué factores impulsan, a nivel planetario, el “efecto cebado”, un fenómeno que ocurre cuando se agrega a los suelos un elemento que contiene carbono o nitrógeno (por ejemplo, la hojarasca de plantas o los fertilizantes químicos), lo que influye en la....

Assemblea Onu, Jair Bolsonaro: "L'Amazzonia non è patrimonio dell'umanità"

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 02:52:00 +0200gazzettadireggio (it)

NEW YORK. Dal podio delle Nazioni Unite, il leader brasiliano ribadisce il diritto sovrano a gestire la questione Amazzonia come meglio crede, perché "l'Amazzonia non è patrimonio dell'umanità". Il presidente sovranista di estrema destra ha detto: "È un errore affermare che è patrimonio dell'umanità....

Indonesia haze: Are forest fires as bad as they seem?

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:18:00 +0200bbc (en)

And we have concluded that although fires this year have wrought significant damage to the environment, they have been worse in the past. Indonesia's fire season. Smoky haze has spread to Malaysia, Singapore, the south of Thailand and the Philippines, causing a significant deterioration in air quality.

End the drought in drought research

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 18:58:00 +0200nature-Earth-and-Environmental-Sciences (en)

The relationship between climate and dust storms is not well understood, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Credit: Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters. A decade from now, up to 700 million people will be compelled to leave their homes because they will not have enough water, the United Nations estimates.

7:20 Bolivia reafirma posición en defensa de la Naturaleza en COP-14

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 13:28:00 +0200prensa-latina (es)

10 de septiembre de 2019, 7:20 Nueva Delhi, 10 sep (Prensa Latina) Bolivia expresó hoy su preocupación por el calentamiento global y cambio climático provocado por el hombre, al intervenir ante la Conferencia de las Partes de ONU de Lucha contra la Desertificación (COP-14), que sesiona en Greater Noida, India.

La Bolivia verso le elezioni tra incendi e "progressismo anti ambientale"

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 10:31:00 +0200247libero (it)

Nell’ultimo mese hanno fatto il giro del mondo le immagini dell’Amazzonia in fiamme. Sotto accusa il presidente brasiliano Bolsonaro che, con le sue politiche estrattiviste in favore delle “grandi corporation del crimine ambientale”, sta portando al collasso questa importante foresta pluviale.

1:52 Bolivia expuso su estrategia en Convención ONU contra Desertificación

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 20:10:00 +0200prensa-latina (es)

6 de septiembre de 2019, 13:52 Nueva Delhi, 6 sep (Prensa Latina) El viceministro de Recursos Hídricos y Riego de Bolivia , Juan Braulio Huaylla, expuso hoy la Estrategia Nacional de Neutralidad de Degradación de Tierras en la Conferencia de las Partes de la Convención de ONU contra la Desertificación.

Amazon deforestation and development heighten Amazon fire risk: study

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 19:37:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Forest fires burn out of control in the municipality of Colniza, Mato Grosso state, Brazil in 2019. Image by Victor Moriyama / Greenpeace. As of August 24, there were 41,858 fires reported this year in the Brazilian Amazon — the highest number since 2010, when 58,476 were recorded by that date. Likewise, the U.

How Texas Prairies Could Help Combat Climate Change

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 13:46:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

The Amazon rainforest has been burning particularly intensely this year—so much so that the smoke from the fires obscures the last hours of daylight in São Paulo. While forest fires aren’t unusual in this heavily wooded region of Brazil , many of the fires this time were started intentionally, to clear the land for agricultural pastures.

Are forest fires as bad as they seem?

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 10:23:00 +0200bbc (en)

And we have concluded that although fires this year have wrought significant damage to the environment, they have been worse in the past. Amazon ablaze. Around 60% of the Amazon rainforest is in Brazil . The number of fires between January and August 2019 is double that of the same period last year,....

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