The Newsmakers

Ocean Emergency

From world leaders and scientists to movie stars and diplomats. There were some pretty heavy hitters attending this year's Ocean Conference in Lisbon. And like many other UN-led climate summits, the warnings were clear and familiar. The planet is in peril, and we need to do something about it now. Guests: Carlos Alvarado Quesada Former President of Costa Rica Abed El Rahman Hassoun Oceanographer and Scientific Researcher at GEOMAR Laura Meller Greenpeace Ocean Policy Adviser Ranjan Panda Convenor at Combat Climate Change Network

Roundtable: Can we stop ocean plastic pollution?

Roundtable: Can we stop ocean plastic pollution?

Plastic Pollution: Ocean Cleanup System succeeds in its mission

Plastic Pollution: Ocean Cleanup System succeeds in its mission

Plastic pollution threatening health of oceans | Money Talks

Plastic pollution threatening health of oceans | Money Talks

Plastic found in deepest ocean animals

Plastic found in deepest ocean animals

Uganda: 50 years after Idi Amin’s expulsion

Uganda: 50 years after Idi Amin’s expulsion

Remembering the Ugandan Asian expulsion 50 years on

Remembering the Ugandan Asian expulsion 50 years on

Nancy Pelosi's Asia Tour

Nancy Pelosi's Asia Tour

The third anniversary of India-controlled Kashmir losing its autonomy

The third anniversary of India-controlled Kashmir losing its autonomy

Iraq's longest post-election deadlock sparks protests

Iraq's longest post-election deadlock sparks protests

Could a visit by the US house speaker to Taiwan spark violent conflict with China?

Could a visit by the US house speaker to Taiwan spark violent conflict with China?

Turkish FM Cavusoglu Criticises Germany  For Losing Its Neutrality

Turkish FM Cavusoglu Criticises Germany For Losing Its Neutrality

Should Iran come back to the negotiating table for a new nuclear deal?

Should Iran come back to the negotiating table for a new nuclear deal?

Will new French social media law fight terrorism?

Will new French social media law fight terrorism?

Is Brazil’s Electoral System Flawed?

Is Brazil’s Electoral System Flawed?

International Outrage as Myanmar Executes Four Activists

International Outrage as Myanmar Executes Four Activists

Tunisians back referendum with record low turnout

Tunisians back referendum with record low turnout

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