Agencies are told to consider environmental justice in policy decisions

 To listen to the Federal Newscast on your phone or mobile device, subscribe in PodcastOne or Apple Podcasts. The best listening experience on desktop can be found using Chrome, Firefox or Safari. The Office of Personnel Management will reassume full control over the Chief Human Capital Officers Council. OPM transferred the administrativeContinue Reading

Brazil guts agencies, ‘sabotaging environmental protection’ in Amazon: Report

A new report documents draconian budget cuts to Brazilian environmental monitoring and firefighting of 9.8% in 2020, and 27.4% in 2021 — reductions, analysts say that were inflicted by the Bolsonaro administration in “a clear policy for dismantling national environmental policies.” Brazil’s environmental agencies under Bolsonaro have also been subjectedContinue Reading