Nathalie Tocci, special adviser to the European Union foreign policy chief, said on Monday that eight more countries have decided to join a mechanism proposed by the European bloc to facilitate trade with Iran.
An assessment backed by the world’s major climate science bodies has found commitments to cut greenhouse gas emissions must be at least tripled and increased by up to fivefold if the world is to meet the goals of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement.
Achieving an adequate, healthy diet in most low- and middle-income countries will require a substantial increase in greenhouse gas emissions and water use due to food production, according to new research from the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future based at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Seven Amazonian countries signed a pact to protect the world’s largest tropical forest via disaster response coordination and satellite monitoring, amid recent fires that torched thousands of square miles of the jungle.
China is “rolling out the red carpet for the rest of the world” by lowering tariffs with other countries — even as its trade war with the US continues to drag on, according to Peterson Institute for International Economics.
More than 1,700 fertility specialists from 50 countries attended the ninth Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE 2019) in Hong Kong to explore the latest advances in scientific research and clinical care of people experiencing infertility.
China’s restrictive internet policy and digital surveillance have spread worldwide over the last two years, with its government training emerging market countries on the process and its companies furnishing the tools, a democracy watchdog group’s annual report says.