28 November 2014, Phnom Penh -- We are people from 83 families from the villages of Lor Peang, Boeung Kok, Soravong and Banteay Meas in Taches Commune, Kampong TraLach District, Kampong Chhnang Province.

On Sunday, hundreds of thousands gathered in New York for one of the biggest marches against climate change.

Photo by Amantha Perera, IPS

BALI, Indonesia, Sep 20 2014 (IPS) - When she talks about the forests in her native Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo, Maridiana Deren’s facial expression changes.

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is hosting a Climate Summit in New York next week. Expected to attend are top officials from all UN Member States, big transnational corporations, financial institutions, and a few select civil society representatives.

Quezon City, 16 September, 2014 -- Clarissa V.

BRICS, as is well known, was a name coined by Goldman Sachs analyst Jim O’Neill years ago to refer to promising emerging markets for finance capital that would extend the boom of the global economy in the first decade of the 21st century.  But one can say that even if O’Neill had not invented