G7

Tharanga Yakupitiyage, IPS News
A child from drought-stricken southern Somalia who survived the long journey to an aid camp in the Somali capital Mogadishu. (Credit: Abdurrahman Warsameh/IPS)
World leaders must step up and take action in fighting famine to prevent further catastrophic levels of hunger and deaths, said Oxfam. Ahead of the 43rd G7 summit, Oxfam urged world leaders to urgently address the issue of famine, currently affecting four countries at unprecedented levels. “Political failure has led to these crises – political...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Greenpeace activists in Taormina, Sicily on Friday unveiled a four-meter-high Statue of Liberty covered with a life jacket to symbolize the threat that climate change and rising seas pose. (Photo: Tommaso Galli/Greenpeace)
Global leaders taking part in the Group of Seven (G7) meeting this week are...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A majority of people in eight countries say they are ready to change their...

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