Anastasia Moloney,

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Past articles by Anastasia:

Africa: What Happens When Abortion Is Banned? Lessons From Around the World

As the U.S. Supreme Court looks set to overturn the Roe v. Wade ruling that established the right to abortion, campaigners for abortion access from Africa to Latin America say the move could have devastating consequences → Read More

Africa: World Cup Eliminations Dash Small Business Hopes From Colombia to Nigeria

Low-income workers are set to lose out from a slew of surprising knockouts in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers → Read More

Tree-clearing criminals fuel Colombia's wildfire surge

Government officials are hunting suspects accused of setting wildfires – but genuinely slowing rising deforestation will require a more proactive government presence in threatened areas, analysts warn → Read More

How indigenous culture protects Colombia's rainforest

Indigenous communities are widely considered the best guardians of vanishing rainforests. From using farm plots later regrown as forest to looking at nature as having its own rights, here’s why that’s the case → Read More

Colombia's indigenous form 'mini-government' to save Amazon

Colombia's remote indigenous Amazon communities are seeking new state power to stave off threats to their pristine rainforest → Read More

Analysis: U.S. abortion curbs: Fearing business impact, companies speak out

U.S. firms look set to face increasing scrutiny over their stance on abortion rights and whether employee healthcare plans are in step with social responsibility statements as abortion curbs are challenged in court, researchers and executives say. → Read More

IUCN votes to protect Amazon forest from 'apocalyptic scenario'

The international congress approves a motion submitted by indigenous groups to protect 80% of the world's largest rainforest by 2025 → Read More

Indigenous Tribes Launch Emergency Motion to Protect 80% of Amazon Rainforest by 2025

Indigenous groups, at the forefront of Amazon rainforest conservation efforts, are calling for urgent action from the IUCN congress to stop deforestation. → Read More

Colombia's Medellin plants 'green corridors' to beat heat

As growing parts of the world grapple with unprecedented heatwaves, cities are on the frontline of efforts to keep people safe → Read More

Africa: Vaccine Deserts - the Poor Nations Trailing in the Fight Against Covid-19

While a few nations are in no hurry to start vaccinations, many poor countries are struggling to make progress due to a shortage of vaccine supplies → Read More

Peru's indigenous tribes use tech to track Amazon deforestation

Members of nearly 40 indigenous communities in northern Peru were given training to use smartphone mapping apps that receive early deforestation alerts → Read More

Climate change lawsuits snowball in South America

Legal cases have aimed to force governments - and more recently corporations - to shift away from fossil fuels, and rapidly increase investment in renewable energy → Read More

Africa: From Beef to Chocolate, Illegal Deforestation Found Behind Many Everyday Foods

Environmentalists and some UK, EU and U.S. lawmakers are calling for legislation that would stop goods grown on illegally cleared land from ending up on shop shelves → Read More

From Beef to Chocolate, Illegal Deforestation Lurks Behind Your Favorite Everyday Foods

Lawmakers and environmentalists from around the world are trying to stop goods like palm oil, beef, and cocoa produced on illegally deforested land from being sold commercially. → Read More

What Does US Support for a Vaccine Patent Waiver Mean for the World? 5 Experts Weigh In.

South Africa and India are leading efforts to temporarily waive patent protection for COVID-19 vaccines at WTO, in order to boost supply to developing countries. → Read More

Inside the war against illegal gold mining in Peru's Amazon

Peru has seen an explosion in illegal gold mining and deforestation. Now the battle is on to save the Amazon and its communities before it’s too late → Read More

4 Young Women Talk About Protesting Gender-Based Violence for the First Time

Four women share their experiences of joining global protests against gender-based violence, inspired by the murder of Sarah Everard. → Read More

Africa: Contraceptive Cost of Covid

Millions of women lost out on family planning services due to pandemic, leading to 1.4 million unplanned pregnancies, new U.N. data shows → Read More

Africa: Hard Hit By Covid-19, Migrants Seen Facing 'Invisible Wall'

Job losses and pay cuts linked to the pandemic have taken a heavy toll on migrants and refugees around the world, according to a Red Cross poll → Read More

How Biden could use foreign and trade policy to protect the Amazon

To tackle rising deforestation in the Amazon, experts urge U.S. climate diplomacy to focus on trade policies, economic incentives and new coalitions → Read More