Emphasis is finally being placed on intentse, comprehensive, sustained programs that have worked in other malarial nations.
LA OROYA, Peru–Pitched battles over ideology and public policy certainly are not confined to classrooms or legislative chambers. They are also fought in poor communities of Africa, Asia and Latin America, often pitting multinational corporations against multinational activist groups. The …
Threatened aid cutoffs and agricultural export bans against any malaria-endemic country that even suggests it might use DDT are major human rights abuses.
Refusing to use insecticides to fight Africa’s malaria problem sentences needless millions to death.
“I would promote wind for power, not damming more rivers,” says actor Ed Begley, Jr. It’s low-cost, renewable, inexhaustible, eco-friendly and emits no greenhouse gases. If banks and energy companies financed wind energy projects, they’d help protect wildlife and habitats, …
Environmental activists specializes in preaching, but their own moral standing is suspect.