Dutch ruling could trigger similar cases worldwide with citizens taking their governments to courts to make them act on climate promises Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.theguardian.com Scientists have been warning for two decades, Pope made passionate and hitting argument and now the Judges are directing the governments to act. Would it make change? In the
For planet Earth, no other month was likely as hot as this past July in records that date back to the late 1800s. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.washingtonpost.com Obviously papal encyclical in June 2015 did not help to cool the global warming. Pope may come and go, monarchial global warming continues See on Scoop.it – Oven
It has been said that the single most powerful thing one can do to combat climate change and promote peace is to plant a tree. Jadev Payeng has been doing just that since the 1970’s on the once-barren sandbar on the banks of the Brahmaputra River in Assam, India. Over 40 years later, the forest
SACRAMENTO Calif. (Reuters) – The California state legislature enacted a ban on plastic grocery bags on Friday near the end of its two-year session, a measure that if signed into law would become the first Source: www.reuters.com Can Indian states take a clue? See on Scoop.it – Oven Fresh
There are many reasons why UN workshops do not start on time. In Seoul, Republic of Korea, the workshop organized for accelerated phase-out of HCFC started late, because that day was “Children’s day” and it was raining. But then quickly the house was full with participants.