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Taiwan Shark Fins, courtesy Eazy Traveler Wikimedia CC 2.0
By nsnbc On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Taiwan Fishing Industry “Out of Control”: Greenpeace

 nsnbc : Greenpeace reported that Taiwan’s fishing industry was “out of control”, citing rampant shark finning as well as labor and human rights abuses. Taiwan has one of the world’s biggest More...

By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Beijing Wants to Boost China – ASEAN Relations: Win-Win vs Claw-or-Paw

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : China’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang, during his weekly press conference, in the first week of January 2017, said that the government in Beijing always regarded ASEAN as More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, December 31st, 2016
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Russia’s Justice Ministry Designates Anti-Racism NGO as Foreign Agents

nsnbc : Russia’s Ministry of Justice added yet another NGO to the federal government’s list of NGO’s designated as foreign agents. This time around the SOVA Center was affected. The Justice Ministry More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, November 24th, 2016

Memorial Published Soviet NKVD Archives

nsnbc : The Russian NGO Memorial published a database with archives from KGB predecessor NKVD during what people in Russia and former Soviet republics tend to remember the Stalinist “era of terror”. More...

By nsnbc On Monday, September 26th, 2016

Belgium Could Run 100% on Green Electricity by 2050

nsnbc : CE Delft published a study, commissioned by a number of environmental organizations, showing that all electricity generated in Belgium could come from sustainable sources by 2050. The study was commissioned More...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has moved to address environmental pollution and improve the livelihoods of the Ogoni people. Akintunde Akinleye/ Reuters
By nsnbc On Saturday, July 2nd, 2016

What President Buhari can do to help Ogoniland clean up oil pollution

Ademola Adenle (TC) : The Nigerian government has finally started the clean-up of oil-soaked Ogoniland after years of inaction. A billion dollars has been committed to what has been described as one of the world’s More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, June 20th, 2016

EU Lifts Ban on Fish from Sri Lanka Considers Ban on Fish from Taiwan

nsnbc : Exports of fish from Sri Lanka to the European Union resumed on Friday, after the EU lifter its ban on fishery products from the country. Meanwhile the EU threatens Taiwan with a ban over illegal fishing More...

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By Susanne Posel On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Just Like Exxon, Big Coal Caught Funding Climate Deniers

Susanne Posel (OC) : According to Journalists Suzanne Goldenberg and Helen Bengtsson, Peabody Energy “funded at least two dozen groups” that deny climate science. Peabody has funneled money to “trade associations, More...

Chinese fishermen as depicted in Chinese media. Larger vessels protected by Chinese Coast Guard units tell China's neighbors that there are bigger fish to fry.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

South China Sea Arbitration A Fishy Affair for China, Philippines and Neighbors

nsnbc : Tensions over China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea marked by its nine-dotted-line and the international litigation that has been initiated by the Philippines is simmering and heats up More...

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By Michaela Whitton On Saturday, May 28th, 2016

Don’t Like Fracking? Too Bad, Your Tax Money Funds It Anyway

Michaela Whitton (AM) : The environmentally destructive fracking industry is set to industrialise the countryside — and contribute to climate change — a move made all the more lamentable by the U.K. government’s More...