Top 10 cities of the world The Manila Times
MY professors at the Harvard Graduate School of Design used to tell us, “The 21st century will be a Re-century: Re-imagine, re-plan, re-design, re-use, re-duce, ...
Wed, 08 May 2019 16:08:08 GMT
Brazil's Soybean Planting Progress Hits 71% Agriculture.com
Curitiba consultancy AgRural says that the soybean planting progressed to 71% of the total surface in Brazil, as of Wednesday. There was an advance of 11 ...
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Asha's World Tour: Nov. 2018 – June 2019 Big Wheel Blading
At the beginning of November 2018 I left the UK and embarked on my first World Teaching Tour taking me to 14 cities in 10 countries over 8 months. I've.
Tue, 14 May 2019 01:56:00 GMT
5 Best Cities to Visit in Brazil 2019 International Living
Brazil offers welcoming locals, spectacular carnivals and year-round warm weather. Here are the five best cities to visit in Brazil in 2019:
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Brazil’s Lula leaves prison for grandson’s funeral WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has temporarily left prison to attend his 7-year-old grandson's funeral. Da Silva ...
Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
El Nino Could Give China a Trade War Boost Bloomberg
The weather is favoring China in its trade war with the U.S.. Thanks to the El Nino phenomenon, Brazil may be able to supply more soybeans than usual in ...
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
C40 Cities Finances New Sustainable Infrastructure Cities of the Future
Bogotá, Bucaramanga, Cali, Montería, Tshwane, Quito, Curitiba, Quezon City, and Dar es Salaam will receive support in implementing sustainable projects.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Brazil Heads Toward Early Soybean Harvest Agriculture.com
With planting ahead of schedule, Brazil is on its way to an early soybean harvest with an estimated production of 119 million metric tons.
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Blame the dew point, not the humidity Mother Nature Network
Complaining about the humidity is a go-to conversation starter in the summer, but we should be aiming our ire at the dew point. Yes, both of these things ...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Heavy rains and avalanches kill dozens in Peru World Socialist Web Site
Heavy rains have caused dozens of rivers in Peru to overflow and triggered widespread landslides claiming the lives of at least 39 people and leaving at least ...
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
10 Latin American Cities Commit to Develop Climate Action Plans on the Objectives of the Paris Agreement Cities of the Future
Buenos Aires, Curitiba, Guadalajara, Lima, Medellín, Mexico City, Quito, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, and São Paulo today revealed their commitment to bold ...
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Oslo starts 2019 as Europe's eco capital DW (English)
The Norwegian capital plans to cut emissions by 95 percent by 2030, despite being one of Europe's fastest growing cities. As European Green Capital 2019, ...
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Flash floods hit southeastern Brazil Aljazeera.com
Violent storms bring days of heavy rain causing deadly floods and mudslides in the country's largest city, Sao Paulo.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
3 Ways Cities Can Become More Sustainable Scientific American
On June 20, visiting the U.S., I watched intense rains flood Westmoreland County, in western Pennsylvania, on the morning TV news, wondering if I could fly out ...
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Travel - Why Brazilians are always late BBC News
Thanks to an unhurried 'life's a beach' attitude, Brazilians – especially those from Rio de Janeiro – have learned neither to expect nor appreciate punctuality.
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Climate finance poses hurdle ahead of COP24 DW (English)
The goals of the Paris Climate Agreement are well-known, but how to reach them is still an open question. In December, the world's nations will agree on the ...
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Top Latin American cities commit to Paris Agreement Greentech Lead
Top Latin American cities including Buenos Aires, Curitiba, Guadalajara, Lima, Medellin, Mexico City, Quito, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador and Sao Paulo revealed ...
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Curitiba: the Greenest city on Earth The Ecologist
Football fans around the globe have their eyes set on Curitiba, Brasil this year, the site of the 2014 World Cup. But as Brian Barth reports, eco-savvy urban ...
Sat, 15 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Woman's body found in Virginia Duluth News Tribune
A woman was found dead in Virginia earlier this week, but Virginia police say there were no signs of foul play. Virginia Police Chief Nicole Mattson said a man ...
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Paris is burning: Time to tackle climate goals Irish Examiner
The Paris climate agreement seeks to limit the average global temperature rise, but national governments cannot achieve this on their own, writes Patricia ...
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Can Africa develop on green power? DW (English)
Power shortages are stalling African development. Private sector green power providers say renewables could close the energy gap – but better market ...
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NRA Goes Global With Its Pro-Gun Agenda Bloomberg
When it comes to guns, Brazil and the U.S. have a few things in common. They rank first and second, respectively, in the number of citizens shot to death each ...
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
International Day of Action for Rivers 2019 International Rivers
March 14 was the International Day of Action for Rivers and Against Dams. Every year, thousands of people around the world lift their voices to demonstrate, ...
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:16:50 GMT
A Judge’s Bid to Clean Up Brazil From the Bench The New York Times
Judge Sérgio Moro, who has become the face of Brazil's anti-corruption crusade, worries that courtroom victories won't be enough to end a culture of graft.
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Curitiba, Brazil: The Good Coffee Lover's Guide Sprudge
Curitiba, the capital of the Brazilian Southern state Paraná, is avant-garde on several fronts. It has been cited by Forbes as one of the smartest cities in the world ...
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
An early taste of winter in South America Aljazeera.com
People in many parts of South America have been shivering in the recent cold weather. Temperatures have been well below average for more than a week now.
Tue, 24 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT