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Washington, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The melting of the Arctic ice opened access to new energy resources, which caused an incipient struggle for power in the area, the Bloomberg agency reported today.

Tokyo, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Typhoon Hagibis has killed 46 people in Japan, while search and rescue operations continue and 16 people have been reported missing.

Rome, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The Italian Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA) described as very serious the amount of debris found on the seabed, in the water column and beaches of Italy.

Geneva, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) The oceans are warming and the ice on the planet is melting, changes that have implications for almost all living things on earth, says a United Nations document published here.

New Delhi,  (Prensa Latina) Drought is a major obstacle to Sustainable Development Goal 15 in the life of terrestrial ecosystems, assured Ibrahim Thiaw, Executive Secretary of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification.

Washington, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) Hurricane Dorian, currently located over the island of Grand Bahama, lost strength this Tuesday falling from category 5 to 3 on the Saffir-Simpson scale, but still considered one of the most intense and catastrophic hurricanes ever.

Washington, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) More and more extreme droughts and aridity than currently experienced, exacerbated by climate change, are forecast by researchers at Columbia University.

La Paz, (Prensa Latina) Bolivia highlighted this Sunday the international support received to tackle the forest fire emergency in the Amazon and called for strengthening the alliance among UN member States to face climate change.

New Delhi, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) India has become the first country in the world to issue a Biometric Seafarer Identity Document (BSID) to its seafarers.

Kinshasa, Aug. 30 (Prensa Latina) The death toll of the Democratic Republic of Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has climbed above 2,000, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

La Paz, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales continues this Thursday coordinating, alongside the Environmental Emergency Cabinet, tasks to quell the wildfires affecting the region of Chiquitania, Santa Cruz Department.