Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Climate Conference Participants Discuss Water Resilience

Participants at the United Nations climate change summit outside Paris are discussing resiliency Wednesday, exploring the impact of natural disasters on the world's most vulnerable populations. The UN notes that over the past 30 years, $1 of every $3 spent on development has been lost as a result of recurring crisis, resulting in a loss of $3.8 trillion worldwide. It says natural disasters affect not only the economic dimension, but also the social and environmental ones, affecting...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter