Higher Sea Levels, Worst Threat Posed by Climate Change

1 Katmandu, Sep 7. -Higher sea levels could be the worst threat posed for the planet if the consequences of climate change are not contained, Nobel laureate Rajendra K. Pachauris said.The fourth assessment report of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change, presided over by Pachauris, stated that average sea level would rise from 0.18 to 0.59 meters in the coming

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SELA for Developing Cultural Industries in the Region

1 Caracas, Jun 28. -The Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) called on member states to promote development and cooperation in cultural and creative industries because this could be an important source of funds. SELA mentioned in a report that in most countries of the region these sectors play an important role in areas including tourism, music, handicrafts and

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Chavez: New Opportunity for Ties with Colombia

0 Caracas, May 28. -Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez suggested that with the Sunday elections in Colombia, new doors could be opened for the resumption of relations with that country. During the inauguration last night of the socialist campaign command Bolivar 200, Chavez said he hopes the new Colombian president is a person open to dialogue and reach minimum agreements of

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