How lawyers and big banks help one of Asia’s largest paper companies expand despite poor environmental record and social conflicts.
In the disappearing rainforests of Indonesia, a 9-year-old boy and his family cope with the trauma of eviction.
A new World Bank survey has surprised experts by showing strong public support for the extractive industries in resource-rich nations, but its methodology has come under question.
Facing political opposition and questions about scientific evidence, Sri Lanka has placed on hold its ban on top-selling Monsanto herbicide.
Sovereign funds set up to help stabilize national economies going through resource booms could instead fall into the hands of corrupt officials, according to a new report.
An alarming new report from a UN agency has again warned about the dangers of burning carbon-based fuels; but this time, it’s not coming from the environmentalists.
Sri Lanka orders ban on glyphosate, an active ingredient in Roundup, citing kidney disease outbreak; Monsanto said the evidence is unproven.
In a reversal of its position two years ago, the Pan American Health Organization formally recognized a mysterious form of kidney disease as a major public health threat and pledged $1.7 million to combat it.