UNDP – United Nations Development Programme : Ecuador Yasuni ITT Trust Fund contributions to be fully reimbursed

07 Nov 2013 – On 2 September the Government of Ecuador formally notified the UN Development Programme (UNDP) that it had brought the Yasuní ITT initiative to an end. Subsequently, Continue Reading →

Science warns against drilling the most biodiverse rainforest on Earth – News Watch

Science warns against drilling the most biodiverse rainforest on Earth – News Watch. Posted by Stuart Pimm The Ecuadorian government is currently racing ahead with plans to drill for oil Continue Reading →

Texas State researchers ask Ecuador to save Yasuní

More than 100 scientists from around the world, including Texas State researchers, have submitted a statement to the Ecuadoran government urging that the biodiverse Yasuní National Park not be opened Continue Reading →