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Did climate change lead to the conflict in Syria?

An academic paper points to a connection between climate change and the Syrian conflict and identifies migrants as a key factor in the violence.
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Commission criticises UK aid for security and justice

UK security and justice aid lacks clear objectives, is poorly supervised, does not help the poor enough and needs to be re-thought, says an independent review.

Pre-election coalition deals in Lesotho 'not set in stone'

Lesotho's main parties are looking for partners with whom they can form a coalition in the wake of the February general election,
from allAfrica on Mar 5, 2015.

Pan-African fish trade project launched

A pan-African project has been launched to strengthen the continent’s potential for increased trade in fish.
from World Fish on Mar 5, 2015.

Coalition launches dolphinarium-free Europe call

An initiative has been launched to raise awareness about the exploitation of hundreds of captive whales and dolphins in Europe’s 33 captive facilities..
from Born Free Foundation on Mar 5, 2015.
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China’s scientists must engage the public on GM

China’s shifting stance on genetic modification for crops needs the support of researchers to persuade a sceptical public, says Qiang Wang.
from Nature on Mar 5, 2015.

US raises environmental concerns over Pakistan dam loan

The US has voted against the International Finance Corporation’s investment in the Gulpur hydropower project on Pakistan’s Poonch river.
from International Rivers on Mar 4, 2015.
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Olosho: the Maasai fight for land

"Many have spoken for us - now we speak for ourselves" - Maasai tell the world about landgrabs in Tanzania to make way for luxury hunting and tourism companies.
from InsightShare on Mar 2, 2015.
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