Por Pilar Galindo La crisis alimentaria producto de la industrialización y mundialización de los alimentos, además del hambre y la comida basura genera nuevas amenazas, las epidemias mundiales o pandemias. El virus de la crisis alimentaria es el mismo que el de la crisis de las migraciones, las guerras por el control energético, las hipotecas, los despidos y la privatización sanitaria: la economía de mercado mundial, el libre comercio de alimentos, servicios y mercancías.
Continuous exposure to air pollution has been linked to a host of diseases, from lung to brain, in people of all ages. It follows that reducing exposure to toxic air should have health benefits. And indeed, that's what the authors of a new study have found.
The archipelago of the Pitcairn Islands, in Polynesian waters, is known basically because the mutineers of La Bounty took refuge in one of them. But now, another of the islands that make it up has just made the news: Henderson Island. According to a study published by the National Academy of Sciences of the United States (PNAS), it has become one of the most polluted in the world.
Judge Lisandro Fastman, of Court No. 14 ordered the suspension of the Buenos Aires government program called & 34; My Healthy School & 34;, which sought to investigate and evaluate the nutrition of children in the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires. The companies sponsoring this program were among others Monsanto, Coca Cola and Syngenta.
The office that approves patents in Europe dealt a severe blow to Monsanto this Wednesday by revoking the patent that it had on a variety of melon since 2011 1. Your efforts together with those of other citizens and organizations across Europe to stop patents on life have not been lost.
By Lorena Ojeda The forest has been greatly affected by the increase in the agricultural and livestock frontier, the use of firewood, the exploitation and replacement of the native forest by pine and eucalyptus plantations, which has caused the degradation of the soil and the invasion of the blackhead and blackberry. Genetically Modified Trees in Chile: The New Forest Conflict El Hacha is a song written by Patricio Manns and performed by Inti Illimani on his album I will risk my skin.