Biotalys Submits First Protein-Based Biocontrol Registration Package to the EPA

GHENT, Belgium and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Biotalys NV, a transformative food and crop protection company, announces that it has submitted its first protein–based biocontrol, Evoca, ...

Trump Is Gone, Trumpism Lives On

By Anis ChowdhurySYDNEY, Jan 21 2021 – Impeachment or no impeachment, Trump is out of the White House. Trump goes with an approval rating of 34%, far behind his predecessor Barack Obama’s 60%. A majority, 54%, said Trump ought to be ...

As the United States Rejoins the Paris Climate Accord and Boldly Confronts Climate Change Crisis- Forget Not the Youth

Greta Thunberg (right), Climate Activist, speaks at the opening of the UN Climate Action Summit 2019. Credit: UN Photo/Cia Pak By Esther NgumbiURBANA, Illinois, Jan 21 2021 – On the first day, hours after inauguration of the new Biden-Harris ...

Measuring the Impact of COVID-19 on the World’s Forests

The Sierra Juárez forest, in the state of Oaxaca, in southern Mexico. The UN Forum on Forests was among the first intergovernmental processes to take steps to assess the impact of COVID-19 on forests. In Latin America and the Caribbean, closed ...

Biden: the Task of a Good Loser

Joe Biden takes the oath of office as the 46th President of the United States. Credit: Twitter. By Joaquín RoyMIAMI, Jan 21 2021 – What for Donald Trump was an insult, for Joe Biden is an acknowledgment: the new president of the United ...

Change Financing Priorities to Address COVID-19, Conference Hears

By Cecilia RussellJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Jan 21 2021 – Innovative financing to resolve COVID-19 crisis was needed, a joint African and Asian parliamentarians’ webinar heard this week. The webinar, facilitated by Asian Population ...

Will Biden Administration Respond to the Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, End Threat of a Nuclear War & Bring Nuclear-armed States Together to Achieve Global Nuclear Disarmament?

Ruins of Nagasaki about 800 metres from the hypocenter in mid-October 1945. Lessons of Nagasaki survivors should motivate the world to eliminate all nuclear weapons – UN chief. Credit: UN Photo/Shigeo Hayashi By Alyn WarePRAGUE, Czech Republic, ...

PMTA VERIFIED RELEASES UNVERIFIED BRANDS LIST

Miami, FLA, Jan. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PMTA Verified releases their Unverified List, uncovering e–liquid and device Brand Owners and Manufacturers who have made statements regarding PMTA Submission(s), but have neglected ...

COVID-19 Vaccines: How and When Will Lower-Income Countries Get Access?

The first two COVID-19 vaccines authorised in Europe and the United States – made by Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna – aren’t well-suited to lower-income countries. Availability is also a problem, since most of these vaccines have been purchased ...

Afghanistan Threatened With Rising Violence Once Again

Humanitarians seek $1.3 billion to help millions in war-weary Afghanistan. Homes for internally displaced persons (IDP) in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan. January 2021. Credit: OCHA Afghanistan/Fariba Housaini By Magdalena KirchnerNEW DELHI, ...