Gloria Pallares


Gloria Pallares is a journalist reporting on global development and the environment
from Africa, Asia and Latin America. Her work has appeared in a range of publications, including El Pais, CNN and Forbes. As part of her scientific background, Gloria conducted research on agroforestry and land use in Kenya in collaboration with CGIAR. She holds a BSc in Journalism, an MSc in Biology by Swedish SLU and a BSc in Biotechnology.

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3 tech startups transforming how people produce and consume
15 Mar 2023

Young entrepreneurs forge new climate solutions in Africa and Latin America

International Day of Women and Girls in Science: a Q&A with Musonda Mumba
11 Feb 2023

A Q&A with Zambian-born environmentalist and Secretary General of the Convention on Wetlands, Musonda Mumba

“The world needs a new economic system that is powered by nature”
5 Mar 2021

Q&A with European Forest Institute director Marc Palahí on the bioeconomy movement

‘No wildmeat in cities,’ says a new campaign in the Congo Basin
3 Mar 2021

Q&A with CIFOR wildlife management expert Nathalie van Vliet

Luxembourg launches a strategy to boost sustainable finance
15 Feb 2021

The initiative will promote investment solutions for a global economic transition

Newly seeded with $14 billion, Africa’s Great Green Wall to see quicker growth
28 Jan 2021

Funds for the Sahel’s barrier against desertification renew hope for its completion

COVID lockdowns inconsequential for temperatures as global warming on track to rise above 3 degrees
14 Dec 2020

UN chief urges all countries to declare climate emergencies as G20 invests in high-CO2 recovery

The most important facts we don’t know about the ocean
10 Sep 2019

Among the great blue’s many mysteries, here are 4 of the biggest that scientists are working to solve

Reattaching young people to the climate crisis
5 Jun 2019

Meet the man behind the Gulf’s environmental youth movement

Forests rise as climate solutions in Asia and the Pacific
31 May 2019

Countries leverage a decade of REDD+ to advance the Paris Agreement

In year of El Niño, new uses of big data can aid disaster management
29 Mar 2019

UN Global Pulse integrates artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things to improve response to crises

What makes a water source ‘good’ for agriculture?
22 Mar 2019

Institutions, salts and uses are all factors

5 ways that life underwater affects life on land
1 Mar 2019

Fast facts for 2019’s World Wildlife Day

5 climate change takeaways from Davos 2019
31 Jan 2019

From private planes to teenage dreams

Improve forest governance faster, say experts
8 Jan 2019

NYDF assessment reveals limited progress in law enforcement and decision-making