It may surprise you to learn that much of our planet actually belongs to no one.
We have a critical opportunity to chart a new course for sustainable development.
Countries must undertake joint initiatives as populations grow and increase their demands on nature.
Famous figures lend their voices for the protection of nature and human well-being.
High demand is fueling the ivory and shark fin trades despite their catastrophic effect on wild animal populations.
A new proposal could lead to the first-ever global trade regulations for five shark species.
Social media may have helped inspire 177,000 Costa Ricans to support a bill rejecting sports hunting.
Thailand’s plan to ban its domestic ivory trade is a great step, but much more must be done.
Climate talks in Qatar marked the first time Arab youth turned out in full force to solicit action.
CI’s Rebecca Chacko recaps the progress — or lack thereof — made at the U.N. climate talks in Qatar.