Different bodies are mandated to negotiate for different elements under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Some of the negotiating platforms relevant to the topic are discussed.

Tapping the Markets: Opportunities for Domestic Investments in Water and Sanitation for the Poor presents the results of a detailed examination of market opportunities for the domestic private sector in the provision of piped water and on-site sanitation services in rural and semi-urban areas and of the commercial, policy, and investment climate

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Peru on Monday, shaking buildings in Lima, the capital, but there was no immediate damage or casualties reported.

Delegates from more than 190 nations at the annual U.N.

Retailer Marks & Spencer has announced a new partnership with a charity that will protect 2,000 hectares (5,000 acres) of rainforest in Peru.

Four years of scientific expeditions have found previously unknown animals and plants in world's largest tropical rainforest

Toxic levels of mercury dumped in Amazon rivers gets into food chain, posing serious health risk to children, study finds

WB study says, pointing to BD, Indonesia, Tanzania

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck 78 miles (125 km) west of Piura, Peru, on Monday at a depth of 7 miles, U.S. Geological Survey data showed.

This report examines private sector provision of on-site sanitation services in Bangladesh, Indonesia, Peru, and Tanzania, four countries where the local private sector already plays a major role in helping rural (and many urban) households construct and maintain sanitation.