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Author: Kintto Lucas, Inter Press Service
Free trade in the Americas will not benefit the Latin American or Caribbean nations as long as the United States refuses to lift its import barriers, warns US economist Joseph Stiglitz, a winner of this year's Nobel Prize for economics.
India plans to regulate imports of genetically modified (GM) agricultural products due to concerns about their effects on health and the environment, a top government official said.
Author: Friends of the Earth
According to an analysis of data on illegal logging, as much as 60% of tropical timber sold in the UK is likely to be from illegal sources, Friends of the Earth reveals today. This makes the UK the largest importer of illegal tropical timber in Europe,...
Author: UN Wire
Author: Free Burma Coalition
In Response to Unprecedented ILO call, Senators Introduce Import Ban Bill