The ecosystems of the Mekong region are on the verge of irreversible collapse due to the cumulative effects of climate change, hundreds of upstream dams and hydropower projects on the river, and the unsustainable extraction of natural resources.
This will affect around 70 million people
At the start of this year, six journalists from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and South America began work on in-depth, ambitious stories to highlight previously untold threats to global biodiversity – and to explore new conservation solutions.
Late last year, nine journalists representing seven Indigenous groups from around the world were selected to participate in a three-day media workshop that will take place in Nairobi, Kenya at the end of February 2023.
As countries make ambitious pledges to reach net zero in the next few decades, robust media coverage of government’s actions to achieve their climate goals will be key.
How quickly are countries like India and South Africa shifting away from fossil fuels? To what extent are they expandi