Giraffe numbers across the continent fell 40 percent between 1985 and 2015, to just under 100,000 animals, according to the best figures available to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
Venice is responding to siege by tourists by deporting visitors who violate recently-introduced rules governing their behaviour. Last week two German backpackers were fined $1,058 (Dhs3,886) and told to leave the city
Spain’s Guardia Civil said it had identified the unnamed perpetrator, who is facing charges over the possible 'environmental crime.'
A packaging material that is made from the plant has been developed by a Mexican researcher and is offering a promising solution to one of the world's biggest pollution conundrums.
From the once pristine rivers of Hindu Kush to the slums of Islamabad, Pakistan is being smothered by plastic due to a lack of public awareness, government inertia, and poor waste management.
The Environment and Protected Areas Authority (EPAA) organised on Thursday Al Hefaiyah Art Exhibition under the theme ‘My Photos of My Environment’ at Al Hefaiyah Mountain Conservation Centre. The participants who were between 10 and 18 years old, comprised members of youth and arts centres and students from schools in the region.
It is widely reported that laughter is the best medicine. Now I think I have a reason to check the veracity of that claim (“Humans consume ‘tens of thousands’ of plastic pieces,” June 6, Gulf Today). After I read that report, I deliberated between being worried and having a good laugh. I chose the latter because I felt that laughing
India’s theme song for World Environment Day (WED), celebrated world over on June 5, was ‘Hawa Aane De’(let the air in) focusing the 2019 WED theme of air pollution. The song was launched in the national capital on May 29. Secretary of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change launched the song in the presence of actor Shekhar Suman and singer Shaan.
The world must diversify its food production and consumption, or face damaging supply disruptions that could lead to suffering and social unrest, scientists warned on Monday.
The Emirates Environmental Group (EEG) held its 4th panel discussion on the topic of ‘Artificial Intelligence and Sustainability’ with focus on the UN Sustainable Development Goal No. 9 and addressed a plethora of issues encompassing innovation, infrastructure, energy, big data, and more.