Jul 112010
 

Source: Latinamerica Press Tanker leaks 400 gallons of oil on key jungle river. An oil tanker hired by Argentine oil company Pluspetrol has spilled some 400 gallons of oil into the Marañón River in northeastern Peru. Pluspetrol has said the spill is now under control and that it has been investigating. The Loreto provincial prosecutor […]

Jun 162010
 

Excerpt from Small Scale Sustainable Farmers Are Cooling Down The Earth, 2009 By The Via Campesina   Image from Indrustrial Agrofules: Fuel Hunger and Poverty by The Via Campesina Industrialized countries and the industrialization of agriculture are the biggest sources of global warming gases, but it is farmers and rural communities –and especially small farmers […]

Jun 072010
 

Fuente: Women on the March Conexiones entre las corrientes ecologistas y de género Las mujeres suelen tener un papel crucial en los conflictos ambientales referentes a las actividades petroleras, mineras y madereras, la cría de camarones y las plantaciones de árboles. Son mujeres valientes que no vacilan en desafiar el poder político, los tiranos locales y […]

Jun 072010
 

Source: Women on the March Connecting environmental currents and gender Women often play a crucial role in environmental conflicts over oil extraction, mining and logging activities, shrimp farming and tree plantations. These courageous women do not hesitate to challenge political power, local tyrants and armed violence for protecting the surrounding natural resources they and their family […]

May 082010
 

Aquí presentamos algunos documentos e información sobre Género y Medio Ambiente. Si usted desea agregar  información adicional relacionada al tema escribanos a genderp@yorku.ca Noticias/Artículos  Reportes/Análisis  Manuales/Guías de información Videos Links   Noticias/Artículos  Ladakh busca en la tradición soluciones para las presiones climáticas Por Freny Manecksha Dolma y los miembros de la Alianza de Mujeres Ladakh […]

Apr 292010
 

Here are some resources on Gender and the environment, along with our short summaries. If you have any additions, just email us genderp@yorku.ca News/Articles Reports/Analysis Resource Kits/Manuals Videos Links   News/Articles Ladakh looks to tradition for solutions to climate pressures By Freny Manecksha Dolma and fellow members of the Women’s Alliance of Ladakh have been […]

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