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South Atlantic whale sanctuary rejected at the IWC meeting (Slovenia)

September 19th, 2014. The world’s whaling watchdog rejected a bid to expand protection in the South Atlantic. The issue were put to a vote on the closing day of the International Whaling Commission’s (IWC) 65th meeting in Slovenia. 164 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Let's Talk About the Art of Giving

A lot of people does not have the concept of gift. I do not mean about make a gift to someone because it is a special date or the birthday… I mean gift without expect nothing in exchange. 314 more words

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From the News Desk 18-09-2014

The Source’s round up of the top news stories this week.

  • Sydney anti-terror raids
  • Scottish independence vote
  • Japanese Antarctic whaling operations to resume 
  • Heavy truck bypass suggested to save cyclist lives…
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International whaling conference votes against Japan's Antarctic hunt

WATCH: Hideki Moronuki, a delegate from Japan, explains his country’s decision to resume whaling despite opposition.

PORTOROZ, Slovenia – An international whaling conference has voted against Japan’s plans to resume whaling in the Antarctic next year, but Japan has vowed to go ahead anyway. 131 more words

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Whaling meeting votes against Japan's hunt (Slovenia)

September 18th, 2014. PORTOROZ, Slovenia — An international whaling conference voted today against Japan’s highly criticized plans to resume whaling in the Antarctic next year, but Japan vowed to go ahead anyway. 291 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

The EU fails whales (Slovenia)

September 16th, 2014 (WCS). Yesterday was the first day of the meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC), the body that regulates whaling, and our team is there to fight on behalf of the whales.   237 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Japan Tops Agenda at 65th International Whaling Commission Meeting in Slovenia

Japan’s controversial whaling operation is set to be the focus of the 65th meeting of the International Whaling Commission in Slovenia.

The meeting will be attended by delegates from across the world who will discuss three proposed amendments to current regulations, as well as state their positions on the issue of whaling. 433 more words

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