Sci/Environment

World’s First City-wide Plastic Survey Launches In

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
A project to help map lsquo;hotspots rsquo; of plastic rubbish in Portsmouth is being launched this week. The MAPP (Mapping Portsmouth Plastic) project will be a world first - a city-wide plastic survey, designed to help find solutions to reduce plastic waste in urban areas. It is the latest dev ...

Climate:  we Are Not Doing Enough!

Friday, July 23, 2021
The Keeling Curve continues to rise steadily Measurements of the carbon dioxide content of the earth 39;s atmosphere as a function of time have been made ever since 1958 at the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii. The resulting graph is called the ldquo;Keeling Curve rdquo;, in honor of Charles David ...

World Environmental Day: Message From Fenrad.

Monday, June 7, 2021
It is World Environment Day (WED) It is World Environment Day, WED and we at Foundation for Environmental Rights Advocacy and Development, FENRAD wish to mark the day with lots of activities, including this message, as an environmental rights group. For us at FENRAD, it feels like a Christmas day a ...

Ecology And Economics

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Humanity has reached a critical decade A new report, published on 14 March, 2021 in the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences 39; journal Ambio, points out that humanity is hurtling towards destruction unless we have the collective wisdom to change course quickly. Here is a link to the article: ...

Gaming companies commit to decarbonise and reach 110 million with green activati

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Some of the biggest names in mobile gaming today ndash; with a combined active user base of The Playing for the Planet Alliance will be releasing the results of its first Annual Impact Report on 27 January 2021. The report showcases the commitment of some 19 companies that founded the UN Environmen ...

Trees for the Future Reaches 200 Million Tree Mark

Wednesday, January 6, 2021
Silver Spring, MD (January 5, 2020) - Sustainable agriculture nonprofit Trees for the Future (TREES) has planted more than 200 million trees around the world. Tens of thousands of farmers planted the trees on their own land over the last three decades in conjunction with agroforestry training ...

Anambra: Obiano plans against flooding

Sunday, September 8, 2019
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State on August 29, toured the riverine areas of Onitsha, Ogbaru and Omambala to sensitise the people of an impending flood. This was in response to the warning by the Director General of the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), Clement Nze, 20 days eralier ...

Saving The Future

Thursday, February 14, 2019
Only immediate climate action can save the future. If we don rsquo;t take action, the collapse of our civilizations and the extinction of much of the natural world is on the horizon. A new book I have written a 396-page book about the steps that are urgently needed in order to save the future fo ...

Norway will become first country to exclude high deforestation risk biofuels.

Friday, December 7, 2018
The Norwegian parliament has voted to make Norway the first country in the world to exclude biofuels based on high deforestation risk feedstocks such as palm oil, from 2020. This is the result of a long and hard struggle on RFN 39;s part to limit Norwegian consumption of palm oil and foll ...

An African Earth warrior to attend the United Nations GeneralAssembly starting i

Sunday, September 16, 2018
As the international community daily confront the renewed threat of Climate Change or Climate Disruption across the planet. There seems to be a renewed confidence in some of the solutions that can address the climate crisis like the interest in renewables, with awareness being raised by many exce ...
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