Despite winning a campaign to get Brazil to declare a protected area for the Kawahiva tribe – one of the last uncontacted indigenous peoples in the Amazon Forest – campaigners say there is no time to
The World Humanitarian Summit, the first of its kind,is taking place in Istanbul.
The Davos World Economic Forum can conjure up an image of testosterone charged mega-deals, or of a top-tier inaccessible political elite debating the
The Paris pact on climate change, agreed over the weekend, has been hailed as ‘historic’ in political and diplomatic circles.
But what do the
Activists in London are preparing for Sunday’s (November 29) People’s March for Climate, Justice and Jobs. The rally in the English capital is
The EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development has told euronews that an emergency trust fund for Africa is aimed at bringing
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has cancelled Greenpeace’s licence to operate in the country, citing financial fraud and
The US military said it launched an attack around the time a Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) charity hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz was hit by
The medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres says an air strike that hit a hospital in northern Afghanistan went on for at least half an hour after
The medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres says at least 19 people have been killed after an air strike hit a clinic in northern Afghanistan
An Italian aid worker has been shot dead in Bangladesh. 50-year-old Cesare Tavella worked for a Netherlands-based NGO. He was gunned down in Dhaka’s
As the EU countries are debating best ways to deal with the influx of refugees unprecedented in recent years, the Gulf states have come under
A six-year-old boy from Isère has become the first person in France to receive an ultra-low-cost prosthetic limb. Costing less than 50 euros to
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed into law a bill which will allow foreign organisations to be banned from operating in the country. The
Campaigners are calling on MEPs to toughen up European rules on ‘conflict minerals’. The European Parliament is set to vote on European Commission
The Swedish Red Cross has embarked on a retro video gaming initiative that aims to bring together good fun and a good cause.
A year after the end of the third civil war that ravaged the Central African Republic an uneasy calm reigns in the capital, Bangui.
In Transylvania, in Romania, a group of young Europeans are on a very special year-long mission. Generation Y followed them as they took up the
Some local educational ideas have such an impact that they go beyond borders and gain international recognition. In this edition of Learning World
Save The Children has produced a major new report on preventable child deaths worldwide, which ranks the safest and least safe countries in which to
Egypt’s security forces, known as the CSF, were condemned by Egyptians and international human rights organisations during the 2011 Arab Spring
Euronews, Andrei Beketov: From euronews’ studio in Brussels, we welcome Lyudmila Alexeyeva, a human rights campaigner, a leader of the Moscow
The most innovative minds have come together for one week only to brainstorm ways to make the world a better place.
Ashoka, the worlds leading
Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) were out in force at the UN Summit in New York. While the world’s leaders discussed the Millenium Development