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Jun 15, 2017, 10:00 ET A Pew apoia 10 cientistas latino-americanos que realizam pesquisas inovadoras

A Pew Charitable Trusts anunciou hoje os seus mais novos membros da área de Ciências Biomédicas na América Latina (Pew Latin American Fellows)....


Jun 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Pew apoya a 10 científicos latinoamericanos que llevan a cabo investigaciones innovadoras

The Pew Charitable Trusts anunció hoy a la generación 2017 de becarios latinoamericanos de Pew en Ciencias Biomédicas. Diez científicos...


Jun 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Pew Awards 22 Promising Biomedical Researchers Funding to Advance Human Health

Today, The Pew Charitable Trusts announced 22 exceptional early-career researchers as Pew scholars in the biomedical sciences. Each scholar will...


Jun 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Pew Supports 10 Latin American Scientists Conducting Innovative Research

The Pew Charitable Trusts announced today the 2017 class of Pew Latin American Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences. Ten pioneering...


Jun 15, 2017, 10:00 ET 5 Promising Cancer Researchers Selected as Pew-Stewart Scholars

The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust announced today the 2017 class of Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research....


Apr 25, 2017, 08:07 ET Pew: Urgency Grows for Network of Protected Areas Off Antarctica

The Pew Charitable Trusts called today on the 25 member governments of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources...


Dec 14, 2016, 10:03 ET Pew salue la protection renforcée par la France de zones marines entourant les îles Crozet et Kerguelen

Un décret étend de plus de 100 000 kilomètres carrés la protection renforcée de ces eaux au sud de l'océan Indien The Pew Charitable Trusts se...


Dec 07, 2016, 05:30 ET Pew and RWJF: Schools Report Growing Success With Healthier Menus

School food service directors are using a mix of strategies—three, on average—to encourage students to eat healthy meals and snacks, and many see...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:13 ET Pew: Pacific Bluefin Tuna Management Proposal Will Not End Overfishing

The Pacific bluefin tuna has been overfished for decades and has seen population declines of 97 percent, but a management proposal to be considered...


Nov 21, 2016, 08:03 ET Pew Applauds New Shark Sanctuary in Kiribati

The Pew Charitable Trusts applauded the Pacific island nation of Kiribati today for its establishment of the world's second largest...


Oct 27, 2016, 20:00 ET Pew Applauds Designation of the World's Largest Marine Protected Area

The 35th annual meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), which ended today, resulted in an...


Oct 04, 2016, 10:15 ET Pew Commends New Shark and Ray Trade Regulations

The Pew Charitable Trusts today applauded the move by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)...


Sep 28, 2016, 12:05 ET Bipartisan Bill Seeks to Reduce Risk and Cost of Repeatedly Flooded Properties

 Bipartisan legislation introduced today by Representatives Ed Royce (R-CA) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), the Repeatedly Flooded Communities...


Sep 15, 2016, 00:12 ET Pew Applauds Creation of First Marine National Monument in the U.S. Atlantic Ocean

 President Barack Obama will announce today the designation of the first marine national monument in the U.S. Atlantic Ocean—the...


Sep 14, 2016, 19:01 ET Pew Applauds United Kingdom's Designation of Pitcairn Islands Marine Reserve

 The Pew Charitable Trusts joins the Pitcairn Island Council in praising Her Majesty's government for today's designation of 320,465 square...


Aug 26, 2016, 00:01 ET Pew Applauds Expansion of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

 The Pew Charitable Trusts joins partners in Hawaii and the scientific community in praising today's announcement by President Barack Obama...


Jul 19, 2016, 07:00 ET Pew pide suspensión para la pesca comercial del atún de aleta azul del Pacífico para evitar colapso de la población

La especie se ha achicado con la pesca en más del 97 por ciento, y continúa la sobrepesca The Pew Charitable Trusts pidió hoy...


Jul 19, 2016, 07:00 ET Pew Calls for Moratorium on Commercial Fishing of Pacific Bluefin Tuna to Prevent Population's Collapse

The Pew Charitable Trusts today called for a two-year moratorium on commercial fishing of the highly depleted Pacific bluefin tuna. In this year's...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:54 ET Pew celebra el nuevo santuario de tiburones en el Caribe

Los tiburones se encuentran seguros a través de todo el Caribe, gracias a la creación de cuatro nuevos santuarios de tiburones en la...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:31 ET Pew Applauds New Caribbean Shark Sanctuaries

Sharks are safer across the Caribbean Sea, with the announcement of four new shark sanctuaries in the region. Prime Minister William Marlin of St....


Jun 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Exceptional Early-Career Scientists Named Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences

The Pew Charitable Trusts today named 22 exceptional early-career scientists as Pew scholars in the biomedical sciences. The 2016 class of Pew...


Jun 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Pew Names 10 Top Latin American Scientists as Fellows

The Pew Charitable Trusts today announced the newest class of Pew Latin American Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences. Ten innovative...


Jun 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Five Early-Career Cancer Researchers Selected as Pew-Stewart Scholars

 The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust announced today the 2016 class of Pew-Stewart scholars for cancer...


May 02, 2016, 18:13 ET Pew: El atún contribuye a la economía global con al menos US$42.200 millones por año

Las embarcaciones pesqueras pescan una cantidad de atún que contribuye con más de US$42.000 millones a la economía global cada...


May 02, 2016, 11:26 ET Pew: Tuna Contributes at Least $42.2 Billion Annually to Global Economy

Fishing vessels catch enough tuna to contribute more than US$42 billion to the global economy annually, according to a report released today by The...