Computer rendition of Barrio Blanco Hydroelectric Dam.
Flood gates from a reservoir were opened and washed homes...
At 143-miles long, the 42-inch diameter Trans Pecos pipeline will conceivably transfer 1.4 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas from Fort Stockton, Texas to a pipeline along the U.S.-Mexican border near Presidio, Texas. Photo Credit: naturalgasintel.
A plan for an extensive pipeline costing hundreds of...
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues has...
Global warming may have started far earlier than anyone has...
Brazil's environmental officials said that the license for...
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World News

Gale Courey Toensing
5/23/07
NEW YORK – In Mexico, Ines Fernandez Ortega, a 27-year- old woman, was preparing food in her kitchen when a group of soldiers entered her house and raped her...
Valerie Taliman
11/30/06
A number of African nations, led by Namibia, were successful on November 28 in persuading the majority of nation states to delay adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the R...
Valerie Taliman
3/31/06
GENEVA—Now that the U.N...
Valerie Taliman
2/17/06
GENEVA—The current round of negotiations on the United Nations Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples came to a close on February 3 with nearly two-thirds of the pro...
Valerie Taliman
12/30/05
GENEVA—Native delegations at the United Nations are making progress in negotiations toward the eventual adoption of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, an unpreced...

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