A short film by the Catherine Cook School, Chicago IL USA, for the Global Issues Network Conference 2013
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Deforestation puts local people in a precarious situation
The announcement this week by the Brazilian space agency that Amazon deforestation has surged to a 12-year high will come as little surprise to anyone who has observed Brazilian politics over the past ...
Global Seamless Pipes and Tubes Market 2020-2027 - Unconventional and Deep Water to Buoy Growth Opportunities
Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global market for Seamless Pipes & Tubes is expected to slump by -13.7% in the year 2020 ...
Why the environment cannot wait for an electric future
Each day a fleet waits to switch to cleaner fuels, more harmful emissions enter our communities. Here’s how fleet managers can make a difference today.
‘The planet is broken,’ U.N. chief says
To put it simply, the state of the planet is broken,” said U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres, in a speech at Columbia University. “Humanity is waging war on nature.” The report lays out some of ...
FAU Hospitality Summit to Address Coronavirus Concerns for 2021
“The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our industry more than any other crisis in history ... officially opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University, with an ...
The Climate Debt the U.S. Owes the World
We can’t meet our moral and practical burdens simply by reducing our own carbon emissions; we also need to make amends.
Gift guide: 12 books on climate and environment for the holidays
Twelve books address decades of writing on climate change, reassess the challenges, offer hope and guidance for action, and envision very different, climate-changed futures.
World not doing nearly enough to stop 'catastrophic' global warming, UN report warns
Countries around the world are poised to pump out over 120% more fossil fuels than needed to meet the Paris Climate Agreement, a new report says.
In the jungles of Borneo a novel approach to end deforestation — and the spread of disease
In the early 1990s, Kinari Webb took a year off college to join a Harvard researcher studying orangutans in Indonesia’s rainforested Gunung Palung National Park. As the aspiring ...
Why investor Green Century has taken an active interest in fighting deforestation
Shareholder Jessye Waxman on why cross-commodity strategies are increasingly important and conversations with smallholder farmers are increasingly relevant.
Wah, the new environmental hero from Greenpeace, comes alive in bold animations to expose the truth about industrial animal farming and rainforest annihilation.
Indigenous People in Borneo Seek To Save Their Forests
Indigenous people have lived in the island’s forests for countless generations and often live in seemingly idyllic surroundings.