The Tarkine has inspired passion and protest in people campaigning to protect the place for four decades. Brown will speak about Tarkine at the Salamanca Arts Centre on Saturday night. With the theme, Passion and Protest for the Tarkine, he will be with other guest speakers including Michelle Foale, campaigner for Tarkine protection in 1995 at the Road to Nowhere protests and Sharnie Everett from the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre.
BEIJING (AP) — A former university president has been appointed to lead the Chinese government’s efforts to clean up the environment.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — French President Francois Hollande says a landmark climate deal may not be reached in Paris in December if wealthy countries don’t commit adequate funds to help poor nations fight global warming.
BEIJING (AP) — China is banning the import of ivory products for one year amid criticism that its citizens’ huge appetite for ivory is threatening the existence of African elephants.
NEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian court has barred the former chairman of the U.N. climate panel from leaving India, where he faces sexual harassment charges.
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