The preservation and sustainable use of biodiversity are considered important foundations for human well-being. The destruction and fragmentation of habitats is seen as the greatest threat by far to biodiversity on Earth.
Researchers are honing in on a little-studied but significant consequence of climate change: male infertility. Could this potential cause of extinction and biodiversity loss also threaten the human species?
The WWF has published its biennial report on the state of life on Earth and the threats to it. Digging into the data, we highlight what you need know about the state of the planet's animals.
Last year saw the rise of some 200 additional billionaires who contributed to boosting the collective wealth of the superrich. A fresh report showed that growth was led by the world's second-largest economy, China.
Bulgaria has said it opposes a UN pact on regulating the treatment of migrants and refugees. A growing number of EU states are voicing their reservations about the historic global agreement.
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