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The Ecologist

For 35 years the ecologist has helped set environmental and political agendas around the world by focusing on the root causes, not just the after-effects, of current events. It is today the world’s most respected environmental affairs magazine.
The website proposes a free access to the magazine’s huge archives.

InfoChange News & Features

InfoChange News & Features is a four-year-old online resource base that provides news, views, perspectives and debates on crucial issues of sustainable development and social justice in India and South Asia .
The website aims to inform readers on issues that are increasingly being pushed into the margins by the mainstream media. It seeks to enable readers to marshal facts, opinions and perspectives on rights and development issues, so that they can participate in drawing up an agenda for a more equitable and sustainable world. It proposes Top Stories, Stories of Change, Background and Perspective regarding various topics in India such as Health, Education, Women, Livelihoods and Poverty.


Supported by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Linkages is a multimedia ressource for environment and development policy makers.
The website proposes news and a coverage of negociations related to sustainable development, biodiversity, chemicals management, climate and athmosphere, forests, deserts, land, human development, trade and water. It also offers listserves and other information services.


AllAfrica Global Media is a multi-media content service provider, systems technology developer and the largest electronic distributor of African news and information worldwide. It gathers information from more than 125 african medias and more than 200 other sources of news and information.

Centre for Science and Environment

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) was founded in 1980 and is an independent, public interest organisation which aims to increase public awareness on science, technology, environment and development. It also works to push the government to create frameworks for people and communities to act on their own.
The website offers articles from the magazine Down to Earth, as well as themed dossiers.

Other News

This web site is dedicated to the collection and redistribution of professional news and analysis that the commercial media routinely ignore. It aims to provide global analysis of trends and processes, in a media world that is increasingly centred on events.

The International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources - The World Conservation Union

The World Conservation Union was founded in October 1948 as the International Union for the Protection of Nature (or IUPN). It supports and develops cutting-edge conservation science; implements this research in field projects around the world; and then links both research and results to local, national, regional and global policy by convening dialogues between governments, civil society and the private sector.
The IUCN library is a repository of publications, periodicals, scientific and technical reports prepared by IUCN, its regional and country offices, commissions and partners. The website provides also recent news stories and press releases of The World Conservation Union and its network, a calendar of main events related to conservation and sustainable development throughout the year, and data and information on the state of biodiversity and ecosystems.


Globalizacija is a journal for political theory and research on Globalisation, Development and Gender Issues. It is produced by Women’s Centre for Democracy and Human Rights, based in Subotica, Serbia and Montenegro and founded in 2000. The centre is a nongovernmental, not-for-profit organisation and its mission is to develop democratic society, rule of law and respect for human rights through education, advocacy and research.
The online journal holds online books and publications to download, and articles organised by theme, on topics such as privatisation, ICT, or Security and Militarism. The website is also available in Serbian.


AfricaFiles was launched in 2002 and is a network of volunteers committed to the promotion of human rights, economic justice, African perspectives and alternative analyses. The group produces the online mazine At Issue Ezine, which aims to publish well-researched, provocative and insightful original articles on important current themes in sub-Saharan Africa, such as AIDS, ecology, economic justice, etc.
AfricaFiles offers an email news service sourced from writers based in Africa and the site holds an archive of articles which can be searched by topic or region as well as an extensive links page.

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