The singer helped to relocate Kaavan from a Pakistani zoo to a wildlife sanctuary in Cambodia.
After eight years living alone in a Pakistan zoo, a new life awaits Kaavan in Cambodia.
Singer Cher was one of those who campaigned for a better life for Kaavan the elephant who is now heading to a new home.
By Vibeke Venema
BBC World Service
Magawa, a giant African pouched rat, got the award for bravery for detecting mines in Cambodia.
The proposed legislation would allow police to fine people deemed to be dressed inappropriately and has raised the concerns of human rights groups.
Without tourists due to the pandemic, a tour guide teaches English in exchange for plastic rubbish.
By George Wright & Issariya Praithongyaem
Angkor Wat Temple is the largest religious monument in the world and normally teeming with tourists.
By Rachel Schraer
By Helen Briggs
BBC Environment correspondent
By Mariko Oi, Peter Hoskins