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.

US, Norway to Fight Rapidly Progressing World Deforestation

The U.S. and Norway have agreed to work more closely together to fight deforestation and global warming, which is progressing so rapidly that every minute, forested land on Earth shrinks by an amount nearly as large as 50 football fields. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry signed a joint statement on preserving the world's forests in Oslo with Norwegian climate minister Vidar Helgesen. "Trees, as you all know, are nature's own carbon capture-and-storage mechanism,"...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter