European Parliament committee restricts controversial subsidies to coal, gas and nuclear plants


Tonga: World Bank Drone-Led Damage Assessments Underway

Following the severe impact of Tropical Cyclone Gita, the World Bank has now begun work to support the government of Tonga, which is leading a Rapid Damage Assessment to assist with recovery and reconstruction planning in the coming months.

EPA Settles with Amazon for Distributions of Illegal Pesticides

On February 15, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced an agreement with Amazon Services LLC to protect the public from the hazards posed by unregistered and misbranded pesticide products. The agreement settles allegations that Amazon...

EPA reaches agreement with Syngenta for farmworker safety violations on Kauai

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, on February 12, announced an agreement with Syngenta Seeds, LLC, to resolve violations of federal pesticide regulations at its farm in Kekaha, Kauai.