Spend Cyber Monday supporting these environmental groups

At that time of year again. Commercials encourage you to spend, spend, and spend, and loved ones ask you what you want for the holidays. For those of you lucky enough to have everything you need, consider supporting these environmental charities during Cyber ​​Monday. Continue reading below Our featured videos Amazon charities listings collects all … Read more

Living conditions rise in an Indonesian village

Climate change and the increase in human activities affect every corner of the planet. Whether in New York, Costa Rica or a remote village in Indonesia, there is always an emphasis on the efficient use of resources. This is the story of how Wagomara village reversed the tragic history of the impact of natural disasters … Read more

Amazon deforestation still high despite Brazil’s COP26 pledge

Last week at COP26 in Glasgow, 100 countries, including Brazil, pledged to reverse deforestation by 2030. However, recent figures for October show that Brazil is nowhere near protecting the Amazon rainforest. In fact, the latest numbers are the second most shocking since scientists began measuring deforestation. Continue reading below Our featured videos Brazil’s National Space … Read more

Amy Poehler, Ilana Glazer join letter calling for PR firm to drop fossil fuel clients

A group of more than 100 innovators, experts and educators have issued a joint letter urging global public relations firm Edelman to stop working with fossil fuel companies. The group includes leaders in the public relations sector as well as other like-minded individuals. Those who signed the letter include Ilana Glazer, Amy Poehler, Lindsey Peoples … Read more

Giant puppet represents refugee children at COP26

Yesterday, Little Amal finally arrived at COP26 in Glasgow, just in time to lead a plenary session with Samoan activist Brianna Fruean on Gender Day. Little Amal arrived on foot, matching a giant doll depicting a nine-year-old Syrian refugee. Like many refugees, the doll has come a long way — 4,970 miles after leaving Gaziantep, … Read more

At COP26, Indigenous activists are fighting to be heard

At COP26 in Glasgow, activists and experts are seeking to be heard and their issues addressed. However, many reasons are ignored. Ruth Miller, director of climate justice for the Indigenous Movement, an Alaska-based grassroots group representing the Miller Aboriginal community, teamed up with eight other young people representing Indigenous groups to advance their agenda at … Read more

Forest Pavilion blends nature with residential development

Sometimes there is a clear line between where the forest meets the urban margin. Other times, the two are seamlessly connected through planning with an emphasis on quality of life and outdoor participation. Such is the case at Forestias, one of the largest real estate development projects in Thailand. Continue reading below Our featured videos … Read more

We need to talk about farming, agriculture and emissions

Many vegetarian activists claim that leaders at COP26 do not pay enough attention to methane emissions from agriculture. They say a global change in diet toward vegetarians could help slow climate change. Continue reading below Our featured videos Animal agriculture contributes about 20% to human-caused climate change. The need for pasture also leads to deforestation. … Read more

Australia’s climate policy ranks last out of 60 countries

Australia’s policies in response to climate change are ranked last according to an assessment released during the COP26 World Summit in Glasgow. The Climate Change Performance Index ranks 60 countries that contribute up to 92% of global carbon dioxide emissions. Among the countries ranked, Australia ranked 54th in energy use, 52nd in renewable energy, and … Read more

7 countries vow to end new oil and gas exploration

Yesterday at COP26, seven countries and one Canadian province joined the Beyond Oil and Gas Alliance. BOGA members have committed to halting oil and gas exploration and production. Continue reading below Our featured videos With none of the seven countries being a major oil or gas producer, the pledge appears more symbolic than practical to … Read more