Iraq Bulletin

Tag : Climate change


Unprecedented fires ravage Brazil’s Pantanal, wildlife at risk

In the heart of Brazil’s Pantanal, the largest tropical wetland in the world, a grave environmental crisis is unfolding. Recent reports indicate that a series of intense fires, fueled by unusually dry and hot conditions, have ravaged close to 770,000 hectares of this biodiversity hotspot. This devastating figure, representing 65%......

IMF provides $24B in interest-free loans to low-income countries during pandemic

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has provided over $24 billion in interest-free loans to more than 50 low-income countries since the COVID-19 pandemic. The resource adequacy of the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT), Resilience and Sustainability Trust (RST), and Debt Relief Trusts, including the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust......