|An Estuarine Crocodile opens its jaws wide at the National Zoological Gardens|
at Dehiwala outside the city limits of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (EPA Photo)
A Litoria frog, which uses a loud ringing song to call for a mate, was discovered in a rainforest during a Conservation International (CI) led Rapid Assessment Program (RAP) expedition of Papua New Guinea's highlands wilderness in 2008 is pictured in this undated handout photo. REUTERS/Steve Richards/Conservation International/Handout
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Saturday, May 18, 2013
|This file aerial photograph taken on June 7, 2012 shows lush tropical forest|
in Central Kalimantan (AFP Photo/Romeo Gacad)
|An aerial view of burning peatland in Rawa Tripa in Aceh is seen in this|
handout photo taken March 27, 2012. (Reuters Photo)
More than a million people across the globe have signed an online petition demanding the Indonesian government to cancel the plan to open the protected virgin rainforest in Aceh to commercial exploitation.
Monday, May 13, 2013
|A picture made available on May 10, 2013 shows an Indonesian farmer|
planting rubber seeds on a cleared forest near Teluk Meranti, Riau province,
Indonesia. (EPA Photo/Bagus Indahono)
Sunday, May 12, 2013
|Animal rights group Students for Animal Voices and Ethics volunteers with|
the Jakarta Animal Aid Network to help socialize rescued dogs. (Photo
courtesy of SAVE)
Many people think that kids and teens are not able to make a difference to the world. But our group, Students for Animal Voices and Ethics, proves them wrong.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
|Participants at a recent meeting. (Photo courtesy of Unilever)|
Large companies are often seen as enemies of the environment. With their large production capacities, many generate lots of pollution and waste.
|Minister Linda Amalia Sari Gumelar.|
(Photo courtesy of Unilever)
Sunday, May 5, 2013
|Smoke envelopes a peatland forest hit by fire in western Aceh province’s|
Tripa in Sumatra as peatland forests are converted for palm oil plantation
in this June 27, 2012 file photo. (AFP Photo)
A murky web
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Chhavi Rajawat, an MBA graduate and one-woman whirlwind, is seeking to drag her impoverished ancestral village in the desert state of Rajasthan into the 21st Century.
Chhavi Rajawat talks to villagers in
Soda, a remote village in India's
Rajasthan on November 19, 2012.
Chhavi Rajawat (2nd L, back) is pictured
during a village meeting in Soda, India
on November 20, 2012.
Chhavi Rajawat interacts with villagers in Soda, a remote village in India's
Rajasthan state on November 19, 2012.
A farmer plows his rice paddy in Tayabas in Quezon Province south of
Manila on November 15, 2012 (AFP/File, Jay Directo)